boychick

noun

boy·​chick ˈbȯi-ˌchik How to pronounce boychick (audio)
variants or boychik
: a young man : boy

Examples of boychick in a Sentence

my favorite boychick is getting tall, isn't he?

Word History

Etymology

American Yiddish boytshik, from English boy + Yiddish -tshik, diminutive suffix

First Known Use

1921, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of boychick was in 1921

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Cite this Entry

“Boychick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/boychick. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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