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  1. Northern English dialect a beloved person: used esp as an endearment
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Examples from the Web for doy

Historical Examples

  • "I shall bring an action against Doy and Doy," Charlie continued.

    Mr. Prohack

    E. Arnold Bennett

  • Caballerito, doy a usted las gracias por haberme advertido los 6666 ruines propsitos de esos palurdos ms malos que Caco.

    Doa Perfecta

    Benito Prez Galds

  • The envelope contained the report of Messrs. Doy and Doy on the drains of the noble mansion.

    Mr. Prohack

    E. Arnold Bennett