b-boy

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b-boy

 (bē′boi′)
n.
A man or boy who engages in b-boying.

[b-, probably short for break (from the danceable breaks in funk recordings from which turntablists make breakbeat music to which b-boying is done ) + boy.]

B-boy

(ˈbiːˌbɔɪ)
n
(Pop Music) a male rap-music fan, who typically can be identified by his casual style of dress
[C20: from Bronx boy]

B-boy

(ˈbiˌbɔɪ)
n.
Slang. a fan of rap music.
[1980–85; b (reak dancing) + boy; patterned on B-girl]
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LOCAL B-Boys will battle it out this weekend for a chance to represent Bahrain at a regional competition.
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The Custard Factory in Digbeth served as the main location for the festival that saw break dancing, DJs, live illustration battles, beat box battles, B-Boys, graffiti, dance and music workshops all take place.
As well as live paintings, there will be break dancing, DJs, live illustration battles, beat box battles, B-Boys and other innovative and engaging visual art forms.
The B-boys have adopted the dress code that goes with the dance form, the baggy clothes, flashy footgear and American baseball caps -- New York Yankees the preferred one.
Actually, I think it was even earlier that I started giggling at this cheesy dance movie -- when Dante bursts into Blake's apartment and launches into a spiel about dancers, breakdance, B-Boys, needing his help for a dance contest, etc, only for bewildered Blake to reply: "I was a basketball coach
B-boys from all across the continent had been battling it out in several local and national rounds, resulting in 16 finalists showing their prowess and agility in the ancient Odeon Theatre in Amman.
Then the MC calls out Ralph and the rest of the b-boys one by one.