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10.
name for a hard bloke.seen as a bit of a prick sometimes
mans gonna get you

yeah hes a badman
by dopejam March 17, 2007
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1.
originating from the jamaica the word is used to describe a gangsta
person 1 - ya see dat man deh him shot 5 five police.

person 2 - him ah real badman
by SkipzÜÿ₧5¥ç£çê May 30, 2008
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2.
A word of Jamaican/ rastafarian descent used to describe an individual who goes against the grain of society and/or politics. Is often used to describe gangstas as well.
Mi bredrin, dem man dem a bad man!! Ya dun know!
by CanadianRudeBway August 23, 2005
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3.
A term originating from London used to describe a gangster or a rebel who does not respect authority. Often associated with urban culture, UK rap etc..

One can also use the term as a sarcastic insult..i.e if a person thinks they are "bad" but is conceived to be a pussy by others
i.e
person A "yo bro im running tingz around dese endz" ...
Person B "your sick blad, your a badman"
Jerome's shotting big tings, he's a badman

Nico jus bust up that pussy, baddmann!

Look at them badmans over ther thinkin ther ruff
by Kman2001 December 02, 2007
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4.
(noun)

1. a jamaican term that is often used as an expression of machismo or an affirmation of masculine strength.
2. a jamaican term for a violent criminal or a person associated with violent activities.
"Mind how you talk to me. You no fi talk to bad man so."
"Don't go to that club. Is bare bad man down deh."
by neochin June 17, 2004
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5.
In the U.K. at least, bad mans are usually spotty illiterate chavs who hang around in groups thinking they're hard.
"Nah dan, theres bare bad mans on the park"
by Chavchaser September 28, 2005
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6.
a "rudeboi" "rebel" "gangsta" or "scallywag"
Emma Jorgensen is the definition of a badman
by wingthedon September 13, 2011
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7.
other word for gangster
man ah bad man
by McH June 20, 2003
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