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16.
yob
Boy spelled backwards as in rather backwards thinking and boyish. Or perhaps regressing from learning manners and proper behavior.
?airagluB ni taht sI ?nodnoL ,tahW ssorc rehtar s'yeht raeh I .nodnoL ni boy reccos a s'ti ,tuo hctaW
by Foo Bar February 15, 2005
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1.
yob
The antithesis of what a good boy should be - rude, obnoxious, violent and stupid. Formed by spelling 'boy' bacwards, it was coined in England in the 18th century as it was very popular amongst upperclasses to speak backwards at the time.
Have you seen that boy? He's a yob
by guido January 23, 2004
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2.
yob
A thugish young male.
Sid Vicious was a yob...but, you know, people change...they get older, wiser...they mature...Sid's no longer a yob; he's dead.
by harry flashman July 12, 2003
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3.
Yobs:

Primarily British slang

Delinquent teenagers with their hoods up (as defined by the Tory party).
Those little bastard yobs broke into my car.
by automomous March 19, 2007
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4.
yob
hooligan, ruffian
Everybody hates him for his past job. He was a real yob !
by TKESHO March 20, 2009
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5.
Yob
"Yobbo or yob is a slang term for an uncouth or thuggish working-class person. The word derives from a back slang reading of the word "boy" (boy or boyo reversed becomes yob or – slightly modified – yobbo)."

Definition borrowed from Wikipedia.

Mentioned in British Civilization: An Introduction by John Oakland (p.13).
"A Times Travel study of mainstream tour operators ' youth brochures has revealed a widespread acceptance of yobbish behaviour."
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
by thehalflingqueen September 09, 2013
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6.
YOB
Your Own Beer
Bring YOB
by horde September 03, 2012
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7.
Yob
A bogan Aussie who thinks he's top.
Shaun is a bogan yob from Mt. Druitt
by conchowino September 15, 2009
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