blue-eyed boy

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blue-eyed boy

n
informal chiefly Brit the favourite or darling of a person or group. Usual US equivalent: fair-haired boy

blue-eyed boy

fair-haired boy
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Then came Polychrome and Button-Bright, and the people loved the Rainbow's pretty Daughter and the beautiful blue-eyed boy as soon as they saw them.
He had been afraid of this smooth-skinned, blue-eyed boy.
The probe into the housing scheme has led to the arrest of former LDA chief who is one of the blue-eyed boys of Shahbaz Sharif and is reportedly singing like a canary now.
And so the stupid o'clock kick off times the over-sold, over-priced, over there blue-eyed boys of Woy's 23 were all good reasons to turn off and turn in (to bed).
All hopes are pinned on blue-eyed boys Ross Barkley, Raheem Sterling and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, who have done their clubs proud.
Searingly blue-eyed boys Steve McQueen (fire chief) and Paul Newman (architect) fan the flames as America's tallest building turns into the best of the 1970s disaster movies.
On administrative matters and in regard to the day to day affairs, the competent authority has been given blue-eyed boys, who failed to guard the national interest but worked hard to please masters.
Instead he accused Sami of appointing his blue-eyed boys to the IEC regional office.
15 marks were given to the members of the Board without conducting interview to give a wide range of leverage for accommodating blue-eyed boys on account of like or dislike.
A search of the site for blue-eyed boys with blond hair born in 2002 yielded 263 returns.
TWO of Robson's blue-eyed boys are not good enough - Titus Bungle and Slowa Ameobi.
CINEMA'S blue-eyed boys Robert Redford and Brad Pitt share the screen for the first time as CIA agents.