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Meaning of "yobbo" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF YOBBO

yobbo  [ˈjɒbəʊ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF YOBBO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Yobbo 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 YOBBO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Yobbo

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".

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH YOBBO


Abo
ˈæbəʊ
beau
bəʊ
beaux
bəʊ
bimbo
ˈbɪmbəʊ
bo
bəʊ
BOBO
ˈbəʊbəʊ
Colombo
kəˈlʌmbəʊ
combo
ˈkɒmbəʊ
elbow
ˈɛlbəʊ
gazebo
ɡəˈziːbəʊ
gobbo
ˈɡɒbəʊ
hobo
ˈhəʊbəʊ
jumbo
ˈdʒʌmbəʊ
kobo
ˈkəʊbəʊ
lesbo
ˈlɛzbəʊ
lobo
ˈləʊbəʊ
mambo
ˈmæmbəʊ
Nebo
ˈniːbəʊ
placebo
pləˈsiːbəʊ
rainbow
ˈreɪnˌbəʊ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE YOBBO

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

WORDS THAT END LIKE YOBBO

bilbo
bombo
bumbo
dubbo
dumbo
Gabo
garbo
gumbo
Huambo
Ibo
Igbo
jambo
lavabo
limbo
Malabo
Maracaibo
Ningbo
obo
sambo
Tambo

Synonyms and antonyms of yobbo in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «YOBBO»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «yobbo» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of yobbo
bogan · boot boy · cougan · heavy · hoodlum · hooligan · hoon · lout · rough · roughneck · rowdy · ruffian · scozza · thug · tough · tsotsi · yahoo

Translation of «yobbo» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF YOBBO

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

Translator English - Chinese

yobbo
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

yobbo
570 millions of speakers

English

yobbo
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

yobbo
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

yobbo
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

паршивец
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

yobbo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

yobbo
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

yobbo
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Yobbo
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Rowdy
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

yobbo
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

신병
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Yobbo
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

yobbo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

yobbo
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

योबो
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

yobbo
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

yobbo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

yobbo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

паршивець
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

yobbo
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

yobbo
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

yobbo
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

yobbo
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

yobbo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of yobbo

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «YOBBO»

The term «yobbo» is normally little used and occupies the 111.554 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «YOBBO» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «yobbo» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «yobbo» 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 yobbo

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «YOBBO»

Discover the use of yobbo in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to yobbo and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Yobbo
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! Yobbo or yob is a slang term for an uncouth or thuggish working-class person.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, 2012
2
Blunt Offerings: Select Irreverentia from the Cartoonist's ...
You let one yobbo in, pretty soon yobboism is rampant. Pretty soon you see signs in Yobbo instead of English. Yobbos will be borrowing your Grey Poupon at stoplights, unwrapping Snickers bars during the overture and using their required  ...
Don Addis, 2001
3
Yobbo
Explores the themes, motives, and techniques of the author's thesis work--the computer animated short film: Yobbo.
Curt Markham, 1998
4
Have Starship, Will Travel
"Yobbo?" he called loudly. "Captain Raymond Harris," Yobbo Foreese said smoothly as he stepped out of the deep shadow, almost visible at the edge of the circle of light. "I see you would rather surrender than be sold out by your friends?
Ramona Louise Wheeler, 2000
5
Plain Of Darkness
'Usually you,' said Yobbo. 'And out of loneliness,' Diana continued. 'And don't be rude to me Yobbo or I'll tell everyone why your family really sent you to Africa. I mean, our husbands seemed more interested in the company of other men than ...
David Lambkin, 2013
6
The Long Way
“You must give it to me, Yobbo,” a man's deep voice shouted. The sound of it made Spiff glad he had stayed outside. “No,Imustn't,” a high,reedy voice pleaded. This voice didn't sound human. He thought it sounded remarkably like something  ...
Aaron Redfern, 2013
7
The Return Of Reginald Perrin: (Reginald Perrin)
There's this darkie playing for Rotherham reserves, built like a brick shithouse – sorry, luv.' 'That's quite all right,' said Elizabeth. 'One match, there's a big crowd ' cos they're giving away vouchers for cup-tie. There's this yobbo stood standing in  ...
David Nobbs, 2011
8
The Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition
... tractable10compliance, submissive 11 acquiescent,complaisant, unresisting13 accommodating yob,yobbo 03hob,lob,oaf,oik 04boor,calf,clod, coof,cuif, dolt, gawk,hick, hoon,jake,lout, slob, swad05yahoo, yobbo06lubber07 bumpkin, hallion, ...
Chambers,, 2012
9
The Dragon in Spring
With the Chinese yobbo not keeping his appointment, Veronica feels she must make another approach to Narelle. Doesn't relish it, but now seer? the only option. The young yobbo made no excuse for missing the meeting, no note or apology.
John Sullivan, 2013
10
Growing Up Postmodern: Neoliberalism and the War on the Young
First, the icons of the yobbo/larrikin and the pro surfer are joined by the figure of the rebel via three new comic strips: "Lash," "Private Pigdog," and "Grubb." The difference between these comics and their ancestor, "Captain Goodvibes," is highly ...
Ronald Strickland, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «YOBBO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term yobbo is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Never boring: a night at The Exchange, 1985
"Boring" is being a "westie", or a "yobbo". Yobbos wear jeans and other bland apparel and drive past The Exchange in panel vans yelling out "poofters". Just like ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Jul 15»
2
Ray's Rant: Is your next door neighbour a yobbo?
The online wictionary.org defines a yobbo as: "(slang, Australia) Someone, usually a male, who is uncouth, badly behaved and obnoxious. Loud and drunk are ... «WA today, Jul 15»
3
Yobbo Nicked by Cops Who Take His Bike
dirt bike Nuisance dirt bike taken off the streetsA yob wanted for burglary has been arrested after terrorising residents by riding his dirt bike on the streets. «Keighley Online, Jul 15»
4
State of Origin yobbo jeers ruin Ron Clarke tribute at the MCG
State of Origin yobbo jeers ruin Ron Clarke tribute at the MCG video ... Ron Clarke ahead of State of Origin II at the MCG was marred by some yobbos' jeers. «Stuff.co.nz, Jun 15»
5
Back in Town by Cosmic Psychos – unapologetic yobbo-rural punk
Seattle, as a geographic black hole for American rock bands, may have produced grunge, but the Psychos had to fashion their own unique brand of yobbo-rural ... «The Guardian, Feb 15»
6
Hunter police warn against 'yobbo' behaviour
Newcastle's top police officer says his officers will not tolerate the 'yobbo element' ... "But the yobbo element or the yobbo behaviour, drinking too much and then ... «ABC Online, Jan 15»
7
Yobbo behaviour may ruin Santa Crawl for all - Police
CLEAN FUN: Not everybody who attended the 10th annual Santa Crawl on the weekend was involved in yobbo behaviour that has police concerned about the ... «Clarence Valley Daily Examiner, Dec 14»
8
Bali's had a bellyful of our yobbo Schoolies
WELCOME to the ugly side of Schoolies in Bali — where Aussie teens are partying wildly and making life a nightmare for the harassed locals. The Daily ... «The Daily Telegraph, Nov 14»
9
THE RACE THAT STOPS A NATION
Usage: “You've got 'buckley's chance' working out what this trademark is actually for.” ROBBO DA YOBBO. Trade Mark: 1291637. Owner: Haydn Mitchell. «NEWS.com.au, Nov 14»
10
Trouble brewing: Fitzroy street mural could be censored
An imposing Fitzroy mural of a beer-swilling Aussie "yobbo" will be partly censored due to a complaint to the local council. But the reason why the artwork ... «The Age, Aug 14»

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