B.O.F., b.o.f.

a 'boring old fart'. An expression of deri-sion institutionalised by rock-music jour-nalists in the mid- and late 1970s, usually applied by devotees of punk music to musicians of the hippy era who were entering middle age.
► 'Taking all my B. O. F. records and paper-backs down to [the] jumble sale...' (Sincerely yours, Biff, Chris Garratt and Mick Kidd, 1986)

Contemporary slang . 2014.

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