Definition of


  1. (noun, person) a cruel and brutal fellow

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Alternate forms of Yob

Hyponyms: bullyboy, muscle, muscleman, plug-ugly, skinhead, tough guy

Hypernyms: aggressor, assailant, assaulter, attacker

Origin of the word Yob

  1. "a youth," 1859, back-slang from boy. more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

Words that sound like Yob

yafo, yahve, yahveh, yap, yap away, yaup, yavapai, yawp, yb, yhvh, yib, yip, yobbo, yobo, yuppie

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