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homeboy

and homegirl
n. a buddy; a pal. (Originally between blacks. Also a term of address. Homeboy is for males and homegirl is for females.) Come on, homeboy. Help out a friend. Tsup, homegirl?

homegirl

verb
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He showed her the bakery and the Homegirl Cafe, where enemies work side by side with one another.
The producer of ABC's comedy "8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter," whom Father Boyle had taught in high school, placed a large merchandise order and was interested in having his cast's teenage girls wear Homegirl t-shirts.
Cheryl Rodriguez, "A Homegirl Goes Home" in Black Feminist Anthropology: Theory, Politics, Praxis, and Poetics edited by Irma McClaurin (New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2001), 239.
As Mark Shechner puts it, in the assemblage of contemporary Jewish writing, Allegra Goodman is "the homegirl and everyone's sweetheart" (39).
Or be a bit more controversial with the slogans from the t-shirt company Teenage Millionaire Jesus Is My Homeboy, and Mary Is My Homegirl.
We wanted something a bit different and he really delivered - he was 'let's make a song that every homegirl everywhere can really relate to'.
Lo's using the single to let fans know that despite unrelenting reports of her diva behavior, her diamonds, her soon-to-be-third marriage, she's still just a homegirl from the Bronx.
That's right--every jammin', big-time phrase you read in this piece, homegirl, is now official.
G608) When asked what it means to be a homegirl, one respondent replied: "I don't see my parents.
She may not have the same homegirl entourage as Terry, McMillan, but the commercial success of Campbell's book delivers the same message to publishers: The African-American community can no longer be overlooked; in fact, it is one of the fastest growing segments of the book-buying market.
With attendance expected to top 400 guests, the Greater Los Angeles chapter has secured the participation of 20 wineries from throughout the state, along withdiverse culinary tastings fromThe Cheesecake Factory, Dandy Don's, McCormick and Schmick's, Homegirl Cafe, Sushi Girl and Chez Jayannounced Breena Gold, president and CEO of the Greater Los Angeles Chapter.
My homegirl wants to FaceTime you 'cause she don't believe you out here.
I never had a convo with my homegirl about what happened to her and how she ended up leaving the talk show.
I was up in LA and this homegirl that I went to high school with hit me up out of the blue.