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boy

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!

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!
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"Boyhood'' also received best director honors for Linklater and best supporting actress for Patricia Arquette.
It was not the first time the pair met, as Gazza and Joe were boyhood pals who played in the same Redheugh Boys' Club team but it had been 20 years since they last saw each other.
More than a record of a way of life that's disappearing, these are pictures of an artist's passage from his boyhood to a place behind the camera, of how he moves between the two from one picture to the next.
Nelson, of Lakota (Sioux) Indian descent, the boyhood story of Crazy Horse is told.
In rural Alabama the writer was able to immerse himself in African-American folk culture for the first time since his boyhood, when he had vicariously experienced the culture through the stories of his "Uncle Buddy." In Alabama the exposure was firsthand.
The 58-year-old boyhood Magpies fan arrives knowing he faces a major challenge to win over fans still furious at Rafa Benitez's departure and once again threatening boycotts.
The novel has been divided into thirty-four thresholds (chapters) starting from the boyhood of Ahmad to later periods.
And the boyhood Blades supporter, who has already hit 24 goals this term, says he hasn't finished yet as he faces struggling Millwall today with United one point behind second-placed Leeds.
He lives and works in New York City, but has vivid memories of his boyhood home in Chester.
Root consistently quotes Muir's The Story of My Boyhood and Youth -- most poignantly, his writing about the then-plentiful passenger pigeon -- and describes how the land has changed since Muir set foot there.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 18 July 2017: Al-Ahly's second signing of the summer, Islam Mohareb talked on July 16 about his return back to his boyhood club.
Boyhood and Delinquency in 1920s Chicago: A Sociological Study of Juvenile Jack-Rollers and Gender
Critique: A seminal study of definitively researched scholarship that includes a six page Bibliography and a three page Index, "Boyhood and Delinquency in 1920s Chicago: A Sociological Study of Juvenile Jack-Rollers and Gender" is an extraordinary and highly recommended addition to community and academic library collections.
A new visitor center opened last month in the rebuilt theater at the Historic Dyess Colony: Johnny Cash Boyhood Home site, Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Director Ruth Hawkins told the Rotary Club of Little Rock Tuesday.