Definitions for yobyɒb

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a teenage lout or hooligan.

    Category: British

* Brit. Slang..

Origin of yob:

1855–60; a consciously reversed form of boy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bully, tough, hooligan, ruffian, roughneck, rowdy, yob, yobo, yobbo(noun)

    a cruel and brutal fellow


  1. yob(Noun)

    A person who engages in antisocial behavior/behaviour and/or drunkenness.

  2. Origin: Backslang for boy.


  1. YOB

    YOB is a doom metal band from Eugene, Oregon composed of Aaron Reiseberg, Travis Foster, and Mike Scheidt. YOB was founded by vocalist/guitarist Mike Scheidt in 1996. The original incarnation of YOB featured Scheidt alongside bassist Lowell Iles and drummer Greg Ocon. However, by the time of recording the 2001 album Elaborations of Carbon, YOB was composed of Scheidt, bassist Isamu Sato and ex-Lightweight drummer Gabe Morley. Sato also operates H.C. Minds whilst Morley plays with Fingertrap.

Anagrams of yob

  1. byo, BYO

  2. boy

  3. BYO


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