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BopperIn "The Outsiders" , what is a Bopper?

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flashinglights | Student, Grade 9 | eNoter

Posted February 1, 2009 at 11:56 AM via web

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Bopper

In "The Outsiders" , what is a Bopper?

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flashinglights | Student, Grade 9 | eNoter

Posted February 2, 2009 at 5:27 PM (Answer #2)

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I can answer that 2

It's a rumbler/fighter

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ask996 | High School Teacher | (Level 1) Senior Educator

Posted October 26, 2010 at 4:01 AM (Answer #3)

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While the term bop or bopper has changed over the years, it is used in this story to reference one who fights. When the boys agree to a rumble and then begin fighting, they are said to be "bopping" or to be "boppers."

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