2 definitions by balrog

This is an old aeronautical radio term. Radio signal strength and clarity were measured on a scale of 1 to 5. Today the term "Loud and Clear" is preferred to "5 by 5".

In slang use "5 by 5" means things are well, good, or as expected.
by balrog May 17, 2003
Like "homohsexual". When one loves homeless people, especially hobos. Being sexually attracted to hobos.
Did you hear Destinee has a new boyfriend she found in the streets? Yes, she is a hobosexual, my friend.
by balrog August 18, 2004