good guy

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Noun1.good guy - any person who is on your sidegood guy - any person who is on your side  
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
bad guy - any person who is not on your side
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He says that when confronted with a humble, handsome, good guy working in a fast food company over a bad guy in jeans and designer accessories who is a doctor, women will readily choose the latter.
21, 2012 -- one week after Adam Lanza shot and killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut--National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre announced during a press conference that "the only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun."
have a different idea of what's a good guy Or maybe you're walking through the town and you suddenly come upon a choir or a brass band knocking out some carols and you think: "Ooh, I feel all Christmassy."
Those who advocate more guns in more hands, including the National Rifle Association, like to say that "Nothing stops a bad guy with a gun like a good guy with a gun".
Many people carry them legally, and for just this kind of situation -- to be the "good guy with a gun" who stops the armed bad guy.
The idea of a 'Good Guy with a Gun' is one that persists despite its controversy as an ideal.
JOHN SWIFT has pleaded with the Reading board not to fire 'good guy' manager Jaap Stam.
Also, I like that he's a good finisher, and he feels the goal in every moment," Conte said, according to Despite the good words that he dedicated to the striker, he believes that he lacks aggressiveness, saying, "He is a really good guy; a polite person.
The 'in the dark' device is great for a sense of suspense and foreboding, but it sometimes makes the clueless good guy look like a schmuck-especially when sordid secrets are hidden from him for months on end.
One problem with all this, in normal life and in war, is that it's not always easy to tell the bad guy from the good guy. Among the Allies with whom America fought World War II, for example, was the Soviet Union.
MANAGER Gary Rowett reckons 'good guy' Steve Bruce needs a fast start if he is not to 'cheese off' both sides of Birmingham's footballing divide.
"West Ham played good football at times so I think he would be an ideal candidate for it and a good guy to rally the players."