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[hoit] /hɔɪt/
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “glee.”. Unabridged
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  • From his pocket-book, Judge Hoyt took a picture postcard, and handed it to the boy.

    The Mark of Cain Carolyn Wells
  • Mrs. Hoyt smiled, nervously, and said she must run away and tend to her dinner.

    Gigolo Edna Ferber
  • You were so dogmatic and argumentative that Dr. Hoyt is a suggestible schoolboy in comparison.

    No Charge for Alterations Horace Leonard Gold
  • Hoyt, Antiquarian Researches, gives a valuable account of it.

  • She parleyed and trifled with Mrs. Hoyt week after week, and each did her best to get down to the other's secret, but in vain.

    Cast Adrift T. S. Arthur

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