boy


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Synonyms for boy

a grown man referred to familiarly, jokingly, or as a member of one's set or group

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Although he still hungered for the presence of the boy, who was the medium through which he expressed his love of man, the hunger became again a part of his loneli- ness and his waiting.
The new boy took two broad coppers out of his pocket and held them out with derision.
So the Doctor left the boy to play with the animals in the dining-room, and went upstairs to look for passing porpoises.
Moore; but a moment later he was infinitely more astonished, for the boy, approaching close to him, suddenly seized him about the waist, lifted him from his feet and threw him face downward upon the bed, shoving his face deep into a soft pillow.
Wherefore, teach them their multiplication-table, good Master Cheever, and whip them well when they deserve it; for much of the country's welfare depends on these boys.
If your Honour condescending giving my boy best educations Xavier" (I suppose that's St Xavier's in Partibus) "in terms of our conversation dated in your tent 15th instant" (a business-like touch there
And now the boy had to plant and water the garden, hoe and dig, and bear the wind and bad weather.
Boys were encouraged there to aspire to Holy Orders, and the education was such as might prepare an honest lad to spend his life in God's service.
There were many things Petya wanted to say to the drummer boy, but did not dare to.
The boy flicked the big, boney horse with his whip and looked thoughtful.
Strange sights filled the days for the little boy who remembered nothing outside the bare attic of his London home and the dirty London alleys that he had traversed only by night.
The boy was looking backwards and forwards along the long line of disembowelled earth.
One boy complacently announced that he had found eleven sticks of dynamite on the beach.
Now you fella boy listen ear belong you," he said, toward the first.
All the time you speak 'm this fella dog, you speak 'm Killeny Boy.