Glossary: FOB

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In trade, it's freight on board. In multcultspeak it's fresh off the boat.
It's an insulting pejorative term, used much in the same way as hick, redneck, and the now archaic "rube".

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unsigned said...

To modernize this term perhaps we could add F.O.P. for fresh off the plane? For Mexicans we could make it F.O.F. for fresh over the fence.

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