What is hoyden?

  • (adj): Used of boisterous girls.
    Synonyms: hoydenish, tomboyish
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on hoyden:

Road To Utopia - Plot
... The map and mine belonged to a man named Van Hoyden and the dying man tells Sal (Van Hoyden's daughter) the mine is in Alaska and to find a man named Ace Larson ... As the thugs enter behind them, Duke and Chester realize they've found the Van Hoyden map and the occupants are the killers ...
The Sparagus Garden - Synopsis
... with his confederates Springe and Brittleware, he targets a naive countryman named Tim Hoyden who longs to be made a gentleman ... Tim's brother Tom Hoyden comes to London in search of Tim, and chases around attempting to rescue Tim from the charlatans' clutches ... Tom Hoyden has presented documents to the justice, to prove that foolish brother Tim is the long-lost son of Touchwood and Striker's late sister ...

More definitions of "hoyden":

  • (noun): A girl who behaves in a boyish manner.
    Synonyms: tomboy, romp