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n. Slang
1. Chiefly Southern US Brother.
2. A white working-class man of the southern United States, stereotypically regarded as uneducated and gregarious with his peers.

[Alteration of bub.]
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(ˈbʌb ə)
n., pl. -bas.
1. Chiefly Southern U.S. brother.
2. Slang. an uneducated Southern white male; redneck.
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