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hoy

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interjection \ˈhȯi\

Definition of hoy

  1. —used in attracting attention or in driving animals

Origin and Etymology of hoy

Middle English


First Known Use: 14th century


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hoy

noun

Definition of hoy

  1. 1 :  a small usually sloop-rigged coasting ship

  2. 2 :  a heavy barge for bulky cargo

Origin and Etymology of hoy

Middle English, from Middle Dutch hoei


First Known Use: 15th century


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of hoy Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about hoy


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