b-boy

[ bee-boi ]
/ ˈbiˌbɔɪ /

noun Informal.

a boy or young man who likes or is involved in hip-hop culture.

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Origin of b-boy

First recorded in 1980–85; b(reak dancing) + boy

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British Dictionary definitions for b-boy

B-boy
/ (ˈbiːˌbɔɪ) /

noun

a male rap-music fan, who typically can be identified by his casual style of dress

Word Origin for B-boy

C20: from Bronx boy
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