ahoy


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a·hoy

 (ə-hoi′)
interj.
Used to hail a ship or to attract attention.

ahoy

(əˈhɔɪ)
interj
(Nautical Terms) nautical a hail used to call a ship or to attract attention

a•hoy

(əˈhɔɪ)

interj.
(used at sea to hail another ship, attract attention, etc.)
[1745–55; variant of hoy a shout. compare aha, ahem]
Translations

ahoy

[əˈhɔɪ] EXCL ship ahoy!¡barco a la vista!
ahoy there!¡ah del barco!

ahoy

[əˈhɔɪ] exclohé!
ship ahoy! → ohé du navire!

ahoy

interj (Naut) → ahoi; ship ahoy!Schiff ahoi!

ahoy

[əˈhɔɪ] exclehi!
ship ahoy! → ehi della nave!
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The facilities group is very sensitive to these kinds of issues," says Christopher Ahoy, associate vice president for Facilities at Iowa State and president-elect of APPA: The Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers (www.