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The Dublin term used for a generally undesirable ruffian also refered to as Chav or Skanger. A Boyra can be found in various locations such as alleys, flats, bushes, and working class areas. A boyra usually travells around in packs where the group is then refered to as "The Boyras" or simply just "The Boys"
Posh boy1: Damien i believe that rough bloke is a boyra

Posh boy2: Yes i believe so too. In fact there is another boyra right beside him so now we shall refer to them as the boyras.
by Yerowlwan October 26, 2009
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Term used to describe a person or group who have little or no social life and tend to spend excessive amounts of time standing in one place.It also refers to a person or group acting inapropriatly and causing embarrassment to those around him.The term itself is from irish folkloir and can be traced throughout irish mythology,it was generally used as a way of insulting someone and today,can be found while describing socially unacceptable behaviour from a person or group.
"did you see Mick last night,he was in an aweful state"
"ye I know he was acting the boyra alrite"
by gealts February 23, 2010
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