Translation of "boy" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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boynoun [ C ]

uk /bɔɪ/ us /bɔɪ/

A1 a male child or, more generally, a male of any age

男孩;小夥子;男人,男子
a teenage/adolescent boy 十幾歲的男孩
As a young boy, my father used to walk three miles to school. 我爸爸小時候常常要走三英里路去上學。
You've been a very naughty boy! 你真是個調皮的男孩!
Their little boy (= their young son) is very sick. 他們的小兒子病得很重。
All right, boys and girls, settle down! 好了,孩子們,安靜下來!
the boys B2 [ plural ]

a group of male friends

男性朋友們
He used to like spending Friday nights with the boys. 他以前週五晚上喜歡與哥們兒在一起。

also our boys an approving way of speaking about your country's soldiers

(對本國士兵的暱稱)子弟兵,士兵們
We must not forget our boys serving far from home. 我們不應該忘記那些遠離家鄉在外服役的子弟兵們。
one of the boys

a typical male

典型的男人
He plays baseball, drinks a lot of beer and generally acts like one of the boys. 他踢足球,喝啤酒,總的來説是典型的男人作為。

More examples

  • He's an affectionate little boy.
  • He was always a good boy, very friendly and eager to please.
  • We've got two grandchildren - a three-year-old girl and a bouncing baby boy.
  • She's at that age where she's starting to get interested in boys.
  • According to witnesses, the robbery was carried out by two teenage boys.

boyexclamation

uk /bɔɪ/ us /bɔɪ/ also oh boy mainly US informal

used to express excitement, worry, disappointment, etc. or to emphasize something

(表示興奮或強調)(呵,)好傢夥!
Boy, that was good! 好傢夥,那可真棒!

(Translation of “boy” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)