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bovver

[bov-er] /ˈbɒv ər/
noun, British Slang.
1.
troublemaking or rowdiness by street gang youths.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; representing Cockney pronunciation of bother (noun), probably orig. as a euphemism
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British Dictionary definitions for bovver

bovver

/ˈbɒvə/
noun
1.
(Brit, slang)
  1. rowdiness, esp caused by gangs of teenage youths
  2. (as modifier) a bovver boy
Word Origin
C20: slang pronunciation of bother
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Word Origin and History for bovver
bovver
1969, Cockney pronunciation of bother "trouble" (q.v.), given wide extended usage in skinhead slang.
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