rude boy

• a badman, a person who is hardened by the street

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  • Rude boy — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Rude boy, que en castellano significa chico mal educado, es utilizado para denominar a los miembros de un movimiento callejero originado en Jamaica en los años 60. Los términos rudie, rudi y rudy suelen… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Rude boy — Rude boy, rudeboy, rudie, rudi or rudy were common terms for juvenile delinquents and criminals in 1960s Jamaica, and have since been used in other contexts. [ [http://members.tripod.com/ Livi d/language/patois dictionary.htm Talk Jamaican Patois …   Wikipedia

  • Rude boy — Rude boy, Rudie, Rudi oder Rudy ist eine Subkultur, die sich in der frühen 1960er Jahren in Jamaika in den Ghettos von Kingston entwickelte. Die Bezeichnung Rude (eigentlich ruppig, rüpelig) kommt vom jamaikanischen Slangwort für cool oder hip,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • rude boy — noun (orig in Jamaica) a member of a youth movement wearing smart clothes • • • Main Entry: ↑rude * * * n. (in Jamaica) a lawless urban youth who likes ska or reggae music …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rude Boy — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Rude boys est un terme décrivant une sous culture développée au début des années 1960 en Jamaïque. Rude boy peut aussi faire référence à : Rude Boy,… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rude Boy — El movimiento Rude boy (chico rudo) surge en Jmaica en la década de 1960 con la aparicion del ritmo musical llamado ska, pero fue hasta 1966 con la aparición del rocksteady cuando los rude boys adquieren su mayor fuerza. El nombre de rude boy lo… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • rude boy — n a. Jamaican a gangster, gang member ► Interestingly, there is a theory that the word reggae was originally derived from its Kingston rude boy exponents being derided as ragamuffin men . (Independent, 1 September 1989) b. British a would be… …   Contemporary slang

  • rude boy — Rasta Dictionary a criminal, a hard hearted person, a tough guy …   English dialects glossary

  • rude boy — noun (in Jamaica) a lawless urban youth who likes ska or reggae music …   English new terms dictionary

  • rude boy — Noun. A young male, tough, style conscious and with plenty of attitude. Orig. W.I …   English slang and colloquialisms

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