Definition of 'good guy'
Example sentences containing 'good guy'
Was it the good guy or the bad guy?Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Many of the good guys are bad and the bad guys are worse.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
But is he one of the good guys or the bad guys?Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He was one of life 's good guys.The Sun (2009)
Two are obvious: the good guys and the bad guys.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
There are more good guys than bad, they say.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It's good guys and bad guys.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Good guys, bad guys or us guys?Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Parents of boys give them dolls to nurture only to find them used in aggressive games of good guys vs. bad guys.The Guide to Lesbian and Gay Parenting (1993)
The good guys and the bad guys may superficially look the same, but it is soon clear there is a big difference.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
They may realise he's one of life 's good guys.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He's right, but is he one of the good guys or the bad guys?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Despite the original comics being altogether more complex, on the big screen it was a simple case of the good guys beating the bad guys.The Sun (2016)
Instead of worrying about bad guys doing bad things to data, business and government organisations need to also consider good guys doing stupid or careless things.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
In place of espionage glamour, good guys and bad guys, we are given grey men who are morally compromised.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Definition of good guy from the Collins English Dictionary
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