Translation of "boyhood" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈbɔɪ.hʊd/ us

the period when a person is a boy, and not yet a man, or the state of being a boy

I had a very happy boyhood.
The transition from boyhood to manhood can be a confusing period.
It was his boyhood ambition/dream to become a film director.
James Bond was a boyhood hero of mine.
→ See also childhood , girlhood

(Translation of “boyhood” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)