Definitions for



Overview of noun boy

The noun boy has 4 senses? (first 4 from tagged texts)
1. (144) male child, boy

(a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform")

2. (42) boy

(a friendly informal reference to a grown man; "he likes to play golf with the boys")

3. (16) son, boy

(a male human offspring; "their son became a famous judge"; "his boy is taller than he is")

4. (1) boy

((ethnic slur) offensive and disparaging term for Black man; "get out of my way, boy")

Synonym.com © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
Classroom | Privacy Policy | Terms | Ad Choices