Definition of oi
oy has many meanings/origins. In Britain, it's like "Hey!", usually in a negative situation when you are angrily trying to get someone's attention, or when you're indicating you're offended by something someone just said. In Yiddish, it's like a lament. " Oi, this sucks." In music, usually ska, it's a kind of chant that people do. " Oi, Oi, Oi, Oi!" I have also heard that to some people this can be considered some sort of racist remark, though I don't know to what people this supposedly refers or who supposedly uses it. Oi, this sucks. Oi! Stop! Citation from "Funhouse", Lie To Me (TV), Season 3 Episode 9 (2011) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site. Citation from "Beyond Belief", Lie To Me (TV), Season 3 Episode 6 (2010) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Citation from "Episode 4", Misfits (TV), Season 1 Episode 4 (2009) blacked out to resolve Google's penalty against this site.
Last edited on Dec 06 2012. Submitted by
Emily M. from UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
on Jan 13 1998.
Slang terms with the same meaning
Slang terms with the same root words
None. How about some random words?
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