wide boy


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wide boy

n
slang Brit a man who is prepared to use unscrupulous methods to progress or make money
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The Blues boss sees Hazard as a wide boy and that will alert Real Madrid, who were hugely impressed with the form of the Belgium international when he was voted Footballer of he Year last season.
10PM The world isn't short of films about soccer hooligans, but EastEnders' Danny Dyer is perfectly cast as a cockney wide boy who lives for a good ruck after Chelsea games, but then begins to question his violent life.
EASTENDERS (8pm BBC1) WE'VE not seen much of Kat and Alfie these past few months, but tonight Alfie is back in Walford wide boy mode trying to make a few quid flogging dodgy ice-cream.
The Team GB boss - named last week as interim England manager - left Tynecastle massively impressed by the Celtic wide boy in the Hoops' 4-0 win over Hearts.
Image: Cockney wide boy Best known for: Playing Archie in EastEnders Early life: Born in London in 1943, Lamb joined the oil industry, which resulted in him working in Libya and Canada, where he attended St Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.
We are extremely pleased that they have selected us to power the first wide boy aircraft they have ever purchased.
The parade of characters includes a dodgy lawyer and a wide boy rapper, there's a soundtrack ranging from Bach to Bowie and the whole thing has a backdrop of huge stage projections of modern England.
The North Walian performer has been a huge hit in the West End, and his recent appearances in the show in Cardiff and Llandudno were critically acclaimed, but the actor has revealed how difficult it was following the Gavin & Stacey star in the role of bumbling wide boy Francis Henshall.
The wide boy - SPL Young Player of the Month for September - starred again on Saturday as Aberdeen beat Kilmarnock 3-1 at Rugby Park to move up to third in the table.
AL, RoI Be a wide boy Barry Just a little reminder to Mr Geraghty.
SEAMUS COLEMAN wants to be Everton's wide boy - and has vowed to make the most of a possible recall to the Goodison first team.
Former Hoops wide boy is keen to pass on his wealth of knowledge