Homeboy Definition

hōmboi
homeboys
noun
A boy or man from the same town, neighborhood, etc. as oneself.
Webster's New World
A close male friend.
Webster's New World
A fellow male member of a youth gang.
Webster's New World
Homeboy is defined as a close male friend or someone from your hometown.
An example of homeboy is someone who grew up in the same neighborhood as you.
YourDictionary
(colloquial) A person.
Wiktionary
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Other Word Forms of Homeboy

Noun

Singular:
homeboy
Plural:
homeboys

Origin of Homeboy

  • 20th century United States Latino-American urban slang. Originated from travelers to metropolitan areas derived from American English as a blend of hometown and boy. However modern use is mostly by African-Americans and Latinos in the United States.

    From Wiktionary

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