The game ain't based on sympathy.

A code based on strength and respect, often proliferating in prisons or especially crime-ridden urban areas. The system is ruled by those with the strength (physical or in terms of respect) to control those around them and enforce their will.
Tyrone: 'Jaceon just got popped by a stick-up-kid!'
Shaniqua: 'Sheeeeiiit, that boy wudn't ready to die.'
Tyrone: 'Gabos ma'fucka...'
Shaniqua: 'Say whuuuuut?'
Tyrone: 'Game ain't based on sympathy.'
by 132435 June 01, 2011
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Top Definition
Prison lingo. Acronym for 'Game Ain't Based on Sympathy,' first heard in the Louis Theroux documentary 'Miami Mega Jail.'
Louis: Don't... don't you feel sympathy for that person? For that other inmate you extorted?
Inmate: GABOS, man... GABOS.
by KRA_ May 29, 2011
An expression used to describe an extremely cool motherfucker, commonly associated with awesomeness and boogie.
"Why the hell did my skull just explode? Oh it was probably just gabo."
by hewhoiswise March 10, 2005
a term used to describe a certain attitude when dealing in the criminal underworld...Game Aint Based On Sympathy
It's all about Gabos in the joint!
by accardo666 May 30, 2011
Game Ain't Based On Sympathy.
by AhBeng May 31, 2011
Nickname of Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez.
Gabo won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1982.
by Ducky May 01, 2008
gabos means 'game aint based on sympathy' - it is one of the words that is used in american prisons when new residents come into the cells.
in this cell?! gabos.
by crazyybitchhh May 22, 2011
Stands for: Game Ain't Based on Sympathy
The name of the game is GABOS because game ain't based on sympathy.
by Gonzalez7 May 30, 2011

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