|1.||[ noun ] 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"
|Related terms:||female_child female_child male cub schoolboy boy_scout plowboy shop_boy bat_boy fauntleroy sprog preschooler farm_boy ball_boy altar_boy|
|2.||[ noun ] a friendly informal reference to a grown man|
"he likes to play golf with the boys"
|Related terms:||man broth_of_a_boy one_of_the_boys|
|3.||[ noun ] a male human offspring|
"their son became a famous judge" "his boy is taller than he is"
|Related terms:||daughter daughter male_offspring Esau mother's_boy Junior|
|4.||[ noun ] offensive term for Black man|
"get out of my way boy"
|Related terms:||nigger black_man|