teddy-boy

Teddy boy

noun (often lowercase) Informal.
a rebellious British youth who, in the 1950s and early 1960s, affected the dress of the reign of Edward VII.
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teddy boy
 
n
1.  Often shortened to: ted (in Britain, esp in the mid-1950s) one of a cult of youths who wore mock Edwardian fashions, such as tight narrow trousers, pointed shoes, and long sideboards
2.  any tough or delinquent youth
 
[C20: from Teddy, from Edward, referring to the Edwardian dress]

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