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booay Line breaks: booay
Pronunciation: /ˈbuːʌɪ/
(also booai or boohai)

Definition of booay in English:

noun

(the booay) NZ

Phrases

up the booay
Completely wrong or astray.
Example sentences
  • But if you're ‘up the boohai shooting pukakas’, fair go!

Origin

Perhaps from the place name Puhoi in North Auckland, New Zealand.

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