Definitions

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  • n. A male juvenile delinquent (used originally in Jamaica in the 1960s).
  • n. A male enthusiast of ska music.

Etymologies

rude boy (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Reggae cupcakes with gorgeous swirls: inspired by "rudeboy" Troy Mandiloniz, a former UFC fighter

    Cupcakes Take The Cake

  • To have done less would have resulted either in a romanticised telling of history or too far to the other extreme would have in the racist caricature of the whole rudeboy/skin thing.

    Modern Mondays: This Is England (2006)

  • * Accent or not: whatever, so long as its not a rudeboy accent ...

    abutterfly Diary Entry

  • The Vaselines Free MP3 download and Sex with an X pre-order Announced! the silver surfering rudeboy sez: oh man. .this will be on my ipod the whole year again!!!

    Sub Pop Records, The Big Bag of Beans

  • More than 350 people have joined a Facebook site set up to pay tribute to the young murder victim calling him a "soldier" and a "rudeboy".

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • Lazer take over the hallowed space under the Westway to host the annual Red Bull Carnival party, with heavy back up including reggae's original gentleman rudeboy, David Rodigan.

    Home

  • Skanking his way across the stage, his Essex rudeboy swagger might not be menacing, but it's certainly likely to put an idiot grin on your face.

    NME.COM - News

  • No, rudeboy, they do sell them, there are just more of them than there is demand.

    Latest Articles

  • Life and Society What would you consider yourself? e.g Emo, skater, rudeboy / girl etc. (individual is the opt out) enlighten me B.A.M.F.

    Answerbag: Latest Questions in Question Categories

  • Wonder if he'll ever go through a dirty, rudeboy phase.

    EW.com: Today's Latest Headlines

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