1) A person, typically male, attempting to gain urban bravery by many ways; trying to fit in with the "urban" attitude via language, dress, posture, etc.
2) An individual that is attempting to be in-the-know, including, but not limited to, being stylish, fashionable, "up-to-date", Hip
, etc, but doesn't quite have the personality, knowledge or attitude to actually reflect what they are trying to portray.
3) A person that purchases trendy labeled items, usually expensive, in hopes of the general public perceiving them as cool
. Cars, clothing, eye glasses, etc. Brand names such as Prada, Gucci, Versace, Porsche, BMW, etc.
4) A person attempting to show their knowledge in a particular subject for the purpose of appearing “cool
” to the general public; they really do not know the subject as well as they portray.
5)Someone who does not keep it real; a poser.
a) Did you see that guy with the Bimmer at the stop light. Once the light turned green he punched it spinning the back wheels, what a gub.
b) Look at that gub with the Prada cell phone on his hip.
c) I had a true gub come into the store and buy some 22 inch rims for his Hummer today.