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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
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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.
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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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"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)
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Means backwards, twisted ass boy who thinks he's better than everyone. He puts others down, he thinks he is very strong and tries to fight your brother, says things like "stop hoeing around", "You're the biggest hoe of them all" "woop dee do", likes the song "All About That Bass"
"Wow that boy is such a yob."
"Yeah he called me a meatball."
"Omg! What a yob."
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A yob is a job that is tedious and/or pays a very low wage. Refers to the working conditions (and the way Mexicans would pronounce j-o-b in Spanish) of Mexican Americans.
Dick: What're we doing waiting in line here for?
Miguel: We'ere waiting fore a yob.
Dick: A yob?
Migeul: A yob!
by Sid Barrett August 03, 2008
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