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An expression said when one is excited, pleased, or pleasantly surprised. A lot of people sure came to the fundraiser, boy! Boy, that was a delicious birthday cake!
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Boy!

and Boy, oh boy!
phr. a sentence opener expressing surprise or emphasis. (This is not a term of address and can be used with either sex, although it is quite informal.) Boy! Am I glad to see you, Molly!
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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China is using what Boyes refers to as "namefare" to eliminate Taiwan's international identity, in order to make it unrecognizable.
Mr Boyes insists the prison was built on the site of a former WWII airfield in the 1940s on land owned by his family.
But Harriers' momentum was derailed when substitute Ryan Roulston delivered a pin-point delivery and former Harriers hitman Boyes powered home.
Boyes Rees has enhanced its interior design group with the appointments of David James and Caroline Gaywood, and have recently taken on a full time graphic designer in the Cardiff office.
Mr Boyes said the rapid change in the education sector had created an opportunity to embrace a different approach to school improvement.
Boyes (above) said: "My favourite thing in pool has been beating the Americans in the Mosconi so it's going to be amazing playing in Blackpool.
Fleetwood produced another good finish from the edge of the box after Ben Clark's clearance had had been blocked, Boyes then wasting the chance to set up a big finish.
Another player to return from injury, veteran Micky Cummins, blasted the opener into the roof of the net and then Adam Boyes scored the first of his two goals.
Labour Party stalwart Peter Boyes was reported to police over claims he called SNP candidate Paul Bertram a "wee p**f" while they contested the Midlothian East ward.
SIX members of staff at Cardiff-based Boyes Rees Architects have embarked on a cycle across Wales to raise money for the country's children's hospital.
Boyes rightly highlights Joseph Jacobs as almost the sole voice of reason in the late nineteenth-century debate concerning the nature and definition of 'folk'.
By John Boyes. Stroud, Gloucester, Great Britain: The History Press, 2008.
Fujairah Karl Boyes clinched a thrilling final 13-12 against Dutchman Niels Feijen to be crowned the new champion at the Etisalat World 8-Ball Pool Championship that concluded at the Fujairah Tennis and Country Club late on Saturday.
Lieutenant Justin Boyes, 26, was only 10 days into his second tour in Afghanistan when an IED blast claimed his life and injured two others on October 28.
The girls train at Coventry Sports and Leisure Centre where Star Gymnastics have a permanent gymnastics facility and James Boyes, director of coaching, hopes this is the start of a long and successful partnership with Coventry Sports Trust, who run the centre.