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Definition of "boyo" [boyo]

  • A boy or lad. (noun)
  • ) A stereotypically Welsh form of address for a man (usually younger than the speaker). (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "boyo" in a sentence
  • "Others might regard him as a conscienceless, borderline psychopath, and the riveting central performance by Rhys Ifans, who plays Marks as a charming, raffish boyo from the Welsh valleys, doesn't wholly preclude such an interpretation."
  • "But as a young man, he was doubtlessly a "boyo," a bit of a lad."
  • "The paper quotes literary expert Peter Finch as saying that "boyo" was once in common use, probably more in Swansea and Carmarthenshire than elsewhere."