Definition of yob
Examples of yob in a sentence
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 and Etymology of yob
backward spelling for boy
First Known Use: 1908
Definition of YOB
year of birth
YOB Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of yob for English Language Learners
: a teenage boy or young man who does noisy and sometimes violent things as part of a group or gang
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