homeboy

(redirected from Homeslice)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Idioms.

home·boy

 (hōm′boi′)
n. Slang
1. A male friend or acquaintance from one's neighborhood or hometown.
2. A fellow male gang member.

homeboy

(ˈhəʊmˌbɔɪ)
n
1. a close friend
2. a person from one's home town or neighbourhood
[C20: US rap-music usage]
ˈhomeˌgirl fem n

home•boy

(ˈhoʊmˌbɔɪ)
n.
1. a person from the same locality as oneself.
2. Slang. a close friend or fellow gang member.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.homeboy - a fellow male member of a youth gang
youth gang - a gang whose members are teenagers
fellow member, member - one of the persons who compose a social group (especially individuals who have joined and participate in a group organization); "only members will be admitted"; "a member of the faculty"; "she was introduced to all the members of his family"
2.homeboy - a male friend from your neighborhood or hometown
acquaintance, friend - a person with whom you are acquainted; "I have trouble remembering the names of all my acquaintances"; "we are friends of the family"
Translations

homeboy

[ˈhəʊmbɔɪ] N (US) → chico m del barrio

homeboy

[ˈhəʊmbɔɪ] (US) ngars m de la régionhome brew home-brew n (= beer) → bière f maison (= wine) → vin m maison (produit avec kit de vinification)home comforts nplconfort m du foyer
References in periodicals archive ?
At the closing of the Gray/Schurz transaction, Schurz will transfer its radio stations in South Bend, Indiana, to Mid-West Family Broadcast Group; its radio stations in Lafayette, Indiana, to Neuhoff Communications; and its radio stations in Rapid City, South Dakota, to The HomeSlice Group.
Law has played or shared stages with Melvin Seals, String Cheese Incident, the Grateful Dead and Honkytonk Homeslice.
Frank (Kelly, vocals and harmonica) comes up with a song like say Homeslice, or on the first album Cold, Cold Winter - they're different genres but we always try to make it work.