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yob

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noun \ˈyäb\

Simple Definition of yob

  • : a teenage boy or young man who does noisy and sometimes violent things as part of a group or gang

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of yob

British

  1. :  yobbo

Examples of yob in a sentence

  1. A couple of yobs damaged his car.

  2. <the complaint that English football has been taken over by the yobs, who make the stadiums unfit for families>



Origin and Etymology of yob

backward spelling for boy


First Known Use: 1908

Rhymes with yob


YOB

abbreviation

Definition of YOB

  1. year of birth




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