ahoy definition

  • interjection:
    • regularly hail a ship or one or to entice attention.
    • accustomed hail a ship, a boat or an individual, or to attract attention.
    • A Phrase found in hailing.”
  • verb:
    • To hail with a-cry of "ahoy".
  • others:
    • Nautical, an exclamation used to attract the interest of individuals at a distance: as, ship ahoy!

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