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Meaning of "yobbery" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YOBBERY

yobbery  [ˈjɒbərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YOBBERY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Yobbery is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES YOBBERY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of yobbery in the English dictionary

The definition of yobbery in the dictionary is behaviour typical of aggressive surly youths.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YOBBERY


blackberry
ˈblækbərɪ
blueberry
ˈbluːbərɪ
bobbery
ˈbɒbərɪ
Burberry
ˈbɜːbərɪ
canterbury
ˈkæntəbərɪ
corroboree
kəˈrɒbərɪ
cranberry
ˈkrænbərɪ
Glastonbury
ˈɡlæstənbərɪ
jobbery
ˈdʒɒbərɪ
mulberry
ˈmʌlbərɪ
nabobery
ˈneɪbɒbərɪ
Newbury
ˈnjuːbərɪ
raspberry
ˈrɑːzbərɪ
robbery
ˈrɒbərɪ
Salisbury
ˈsɔːlzbərɪ
slobbery
ˈslɒbərɪ
snobbery
ˈsnɒbərɪ
stockjobbery
ˈstɒkˌdʒɒbərɪ
strawberry
ˈstrɔːbərɪ
Sudbury
ˈsʌdbərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YOBBERY

yo
yo-heave-ho
yo-ho-ho
yo-yo
yo-yo dieting
yob
yobbish
yobbishly
yobbism
yobbo
Yobe
yock
yoctosecond
yod
yodel
yodeler
yodelled
yodeller
yodelling
yodh

WORDS THAT END LIKE YOBBERY

aggravated robbery
ambery
armed robbery
bank robbery
bibbery
blubbery
bribery
cobwebbery
daubery
daylight robbery
fibbery
fubbery
glibbery
highway robbery
inverted snobbery
Rosebery
rubbery
shrubbery
slabbery
timbery

Synonyms and antonyms of yobbery in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «yobbery» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YOBBERY

Find out the translation of yobbery to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of yobbery from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «yobbery» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

yobbery
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

yobbery
570 millions of speakers

English

yobbery
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

yobbery
380 millions of speakers
ar

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yobbery
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

yobbery
278 millions of speakers

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yobbery
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

yobbery
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

yobbery
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Yobbery
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

yobbery
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

yobbery
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

yobbery
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yobbery
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yobbery
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

yobbery
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

चिडखोर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yobbery
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

yobbery
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

yobbery
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

yobbery
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

yobbery
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

yobbery
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

yobbery
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yobbery
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

yobbery
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of yobbery

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YOBBERY»

The term «yobbery» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.341 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YOBBERY» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «yobbery» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «yobbery» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about yobbery

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YOBBERY»

Discover the use of yobbery in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yobbery and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Cynicism and Postmodernity
Yobbery, in this instance, is one signifier of a certain social problem or set of problems - a signified which might, depending on one's point of view, include the confirmed failure of the wealth generated in the 1980s to 'trickle down' adequately, ...
Timothy Bewes, 1997
2
Targeting Guns: Firearms and Their Control
Attack, Injury and Crime Completion yates in yobbery and Assault Incidents, by Self-Protection Methods, United States, 2979-29252 " See U.S. 2urs.u sf Justice Statistics 2192.2 fsr ex.ct question 2srdings, dsfinitisns, and sth2 dst.ils sf ths ...
Gary Kleck
3
A Nurse, Two Rabbits and a World Tour
The local yobbery are out in force on the North Edinburgh housing estate where I live, joy riding what sounds like a stolen car, or, at least, a car for which they will not have to pick up the bill from Kwik Fit when it opens later this morning.
Michael Page, 2001
4
Moral Panic and the Politics of Anxiety
They believe deference and respect are wrong and bad and repressive. Under a headline reading, 'When will our politicians wake up to the fact that it's THEY who have done more than anyone to create this culture of yobbery?' (19 May 2005) ...
Sean Patrick Hier, 2011
5
Report of Statistician
RyR 44— Roncluded. as ,/ learned very early to say RNo' and I have adhered to the lesson in everything at all times." — JRR J. RRRRR ,ssaults — ,ssault to murder. , Rssault to rape -. yobbery 4 44 4ar,R 44 yurglary 4 SR4 ,,R 4,,R 3 5 4 4 4 2 ...
‎1928
6
Talk to the Hand: The Utter Bloody Rudeness of the World ...
Understanding things sometimes helps to defuse them. Maybe I will save the world from Philistinism and yobbery with my six good reasons. Failing that, however, I have the small, related hope that I may at least save myself from going nuts.
Lynne Truss, 2005
7
Something to Declare
The world, he thought, was now entering its third era: after paganism and Christianity, we had arrived at Muflisme (boorishness, yobbery). This would mean 'the return of racial wars', so that 'Within a century we'll see millions of men kill each ...
Julian Barnes, 2010
8
The Angry Island: Hunting the English
... but there is something about the eyes, a hint of yobbery behind the finery, a confidence born not of Castilian aristocracy and fine breeding but from a sense of thuggish entitlement. On the walls, more than any similarity of muscle and bone, ...
A.A. Gill, 2007
9
British Society Since 1945: The Penguin Social History of ...
The London Evening Standard (3 September 1991) wrote of 'Madness in the heat of the night', Home Office Minister John Patten spoke of 'mindless hooliganism and yobbery for which there can be absolutely no excuse': over three to four ...
Arthur Marwick, 2003
10
The Vintage Book Of Walking
but he acknowledged that the breadth of the street, and the loftiness of the buildings on each side, made a noble appearance . . . jamcs Boswell, journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, r785 DANGEROUS PAVEMENTS: YOBBERY Prepare for death ...
Duncan Minshull, 2011

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YOBBERY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yobbery is used in the context of the following news items.
1
I don't want to be English if all it represents is poshness or football …
I don't want to be English if all it represents is poshness or football yobbery. Simon Hattenstone. Scotland's referendum forced me to confront my own identity ... «The Guardian, Sep 14»
2
Five years of the Speaker: what has John Bercow changed in …
... to the public, he has complained in a letter to the three party leaders about the "yobbery and public school twittishness” of politicians, particularly during PMQs. «New Statesman, Jun 14»
3
Police failing to record one in five crimes: Official report says up to …
In around 400,000 cases, offenders guilty of violence, drug use, yobbery and other offences escaped with a caution, penalty notice, cannabis warning or ... «Daily Mail, May 14»
4
'Dunce v Muppets' at Prime Minister's Questions
Commons speaker John Bercow vowed recently to end the "yobbery and public school twittishness" at Prime Minister's Questions. Mr Miliband was said to have ... «BBC News, Apr 14»
5
Prime Minister's Questions 'hits politics' reputation'
His comments come after the House of Commons Speaker wrote to party leaders urging them to clamp down on "yobbery and public school twittishness". «BBC News, Feb 14»
6
Former Tory MPs: 'If these silly modern female MPs can't cope, they …
... of Commons has become so bad that even speaker John Bercow thinks it is a "testosterone-fulled place of yobbery" that is encouraging female MPs to leave. «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 14»
7
With 'devo-max', Britain could become the new Belgium
SIR – John Bercow, the Speaker, has asked party leaders to curb “yobbery” at Prime Minister's Questions. There is no doubt that the Speaker himself is the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 14»
8
Furious MPs hit back at Speaker's complaint about 'public school …
But he added: 'There are people who think culturally the atmosphere is very male, very testosterone-fuelled and, in the worst cases, [full] of yobbery and public ... «Daily Mail, Feb 14»
9
Should we use mobile phones while we're shopping?
Yobbery might seem a strong word for behaviour that is probably par for the course in Crayford, south-east London, where Clarke lives, shops, texts, tweets, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 13»
10
Isn't 'hate crime' against goths and punks just old-fashioned yobbery?
Someone please call Greater Manchester Police. I think I may have been a victim of hate crime, albeit of the historic variety. The incident log, should they need it, ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Apr 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Yobbery [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/yobbery>. Jun 2021 ».
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