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- noun a lout, oaf. The word, imitating a wild shout, was used by Jonathan swift in Gulliver’s Travels as the name of a race of brutish humans. The modern usage varies slightly in the English-speaking countries. In Britain the word often denotes a boisterous, inconsiderate youth, and is used of hoorays, students, etc.; in Australia the word generally equates with yob; while in the USA the word may depict a stupid and/or coarse person.