yob


yob

noun \ˈyäb\

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

Full Definition of YOB

British
:  yobbo

Examples of YOB

  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 of YOB

backward spelling for boy
First Known Use: 1908

Rhymes with YOB

YOB

abbreviation

Definition of YOB

year of birth

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