the boys

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the boys

informal
: the male friends or work partners of a man viewed as a group
  • Wait till the boys back home hear about this!
  • Our boss thinks of himself as just one of the boys.

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up the boys? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an inference not connected logically

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!