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boyo

noun \ˈbi-(ˌ)ō\
plural boy·os

Definition of BOYO

Irish
:  boy, lad

Examples of BOYO

  1. <a novel about a self-assertive, self-reliant boyo growing up in working-class Dublin>

Origin of BOYO

boy + 1-o
First Known Use: circa 1870

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