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
References in classic literature ?
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. She was quit of him--something no other man had dared attempt for her.
On the other hand, Muqam has termed the probe against him as politically motivated since the inquiry was ordered on behest of Prime Imran Khan and his 'blue-eyed boy' Murad Saeed, the Federal Minister for Communication.
Summary: Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan's son is the blue-eyed boy of the Indian paparazzi
Referring to Zulfi Bokhari's Umrah travel along with PM Imran Khan, she said the blue-eyed boy was allowed to go abroad on the plea that his name was on the black list while Hamza was restrained at the airport.
"The PM's blue-eyed boy, Gujarat cadre officer, of Godra SIT fame, infiltrated as No.
A MAN who died in Florida at the weekend has been remembered by his partner as "a handsome blue-eyed boy".
The CJP further questioned: 'Where did the court make Imran Khan its blue-eyed boy. Where did we make concessions to him.' Upon this, the minister denied that the apex court had given any such order.
The minister, on Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar's direction, repeated his statement in court, following which the top judge said: 'Imran Khan is not our ladla (blue-eyed boy).
'The world knows who is the blue-eyed boy. Everyone know that Nawaz Sharif is being punished because he is undettered against the status.'
And if helping the blue-eyed boy Asher enact his revenge is worth the risk--to the world and her heart.
"Nawaz should also open up on manipulation of election results in the past," he said, adding that everyone knows which 'blue-eyed boy' benefitted in the past elections.