Definition of Rambo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈræmbəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈræmboʊ//
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a very strong and aggressive man Word Originthe name of the hero of David Morrell's novel First Blood (1972), popularized in the films First Blood (1982) and Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985). Culture Rambo is a powerful and violent man with big muscles who fights against evil forces threatening the world. The films were First Blood (1982), Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985) and Rambo III (1988).
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Rambo