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boyf Syllabification: boyf

Definition of boyf in English:


British informal
A person’s boyfriend: she’s just been dumped by her boyf
More example sentences
  • Anyway, I got to wondering why I don't have a boyf.
  • It's hard now that my boyf has started up studying again.
  • I helped my boyf get a very prestigious research grant.


1990s: abbreviation.

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