Examples of YOB
- A couple of yobs damaged his car.
- <the complaint that English football has been taken over by the yobs, who make the stadiums unfit for families>
Origin of YOB
backward spelling for boy
First Known Use: 1908
Related to YOB
- bully, gangbanger, gangsta, gangster, goon, gorilla, hood, hooligan, mobster, mug, plug-ugly, punk, roughneck, rowdy, ruffian, thug, tough, toughie (also toughy), hoodlum [British], yobbo [British]
Rhymes with YOB
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