Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Hoy (Page: 710)

Hoy (?), n. [D. heu, or Flem. hui.] (Naut.) A small coaster vessel, usually sloop-rigged, used in conveying passengers and goods from place to place, or as a tender to larger vessels in port.

The hoy went to London every week. Cowper.

Hoy (Page: 710)

Hoy, interj. [D. hui. Cf. Ahoy.] Ho! Halloe! Stop!