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A 2009 thread in the Hypebeast forums finds users wondering over the word’s derivation while others mock them for arriving late to the party.
Significantly, the commenters evince little agreement about ’s significance or etymology.
has appeared “in a growing number of rap and hip-hop songs” in the decade since Cam’ron first employed it.
Popular searches include “what is fuckboy,” “definition fuckboy,” “define fuckboy,” and requests for the term (and variant spellings “fuckboi” and “fuccboi”) in Urban Dictionary. Some overlap, but without any real consistency, suggesting something more like Wittgensteinian family resemblance insofar as they share only the derisive force of the term itself.
Coupling uncertain signification with clear significance, “Oh My Darling” turns Asked to clarify what he meant, Killer Mike responded, “[Y]ou can identify fuckboys … Just the dumbest, weirdest, lamest possible shit ever.” In an explanatory note on Genius, a commentator glosses the lines in similarly general terms, enthusing, “Weak lames like don’t stand a chance against [Run the Jewels]!
” A fuckboy is recognizable by his objectionable actions. While it may not have been important to Run the Jewels to define the term, it must have been to some of the group’s listeners—and to those hearing the word in other contexts.
But one acquaintance told me that, “to gay men like me it means a rich and powerful man’s kept boy.” probably found its way into popular parlance through hip-hop.
As attempts to historicize the term frequently point out, Cam’ron used it in passing in the chorus of his 2002 “Boy, Boy”: “Oh this cat over front? fucking drop boy, boy.” To Cam’ron a “fuck boy” is apparently a contemptible faker, but the rapper does little to define the term.