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Definition hoy

Etymology 1

Borrowed from German Heu or Dutch gooi.

Noun

hoy (plural hoys)

  1. A small coaster vessel, usually sloop-rigged, used in conveying passengers and goods, or as a tender to larger vessels in port.

Etymology 2

Borrowed from Dutch gooi, compare ahoy.

Interjection

hoy

  1. Ho!, hallo!, stop!
Verb

hoy (third-person singular simple present hoys, present participle hoying, simple past and past participle hoyed)

  1. (transitive) To incite; to drive onward.

Etymology 3

Verb

hoy (third-person singular simple present hoys, present participle hoying or hoyin, simple past and past participle hoyed)

  1. (Geordie) To throw.