Origin of buoy
OTHER WORDS FROM buoyun·buoyed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH buoyboy, buoy
How to use buoy in a sentence
Without her buoying him, you wonder if he would have gotten where he did.
For a moment he was stunned, then his optimism, buoying him above all rebuffs, caused him to laugh at himself.Mixed Faces|Roy Norton
The present had disappeared, and the ocean of the past was still rising, buoying him up, carrying him away.The Three Cities Trilogy, Complete|Emile Zola
Thank heaven, I feel my spirits buoying upwards with the renovating year.The Complete Works of Robert Burns: Containing his Poems, Songs, and Correspondence.|Robert Burns and Allan Cunningham