one of the boys


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Noun1.one of the boys - a man who has been socially accepted into a group of other men; "he quickly became one of the boys"
boy - a friendly informal reference to a grown man; "he likes to play golf with the boys"
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So sending forward one of the boys on horseback, to procure a fresh chaise and horses, and leaving the other behind to take care of the broken one, Mr.
East seizes Tom's arm, and tries to pull him away, but is knocked back by one of the boys, and Tom is dragged along struggling.
Strickland used to come here now and then to have a square meal or to play chess with one of the boys.
I will finish that battle by reading you what one of the boys says:
One of the boys was Buck, and the other was a slim young chap about nineteen years old.
Three days later Sheldon caught one of the boys, helpless from swamp fever, and unable to fight or run away.
When one of the boys asked on Facebook: "That kid dead haha" he got a response which Mr Johnson described as "a forecast that was to prove chillingly accurate.
During the photo-op, one of the boys asked, "Are you our teacher?
Her co- star Kunal Khemu said: " Puja becomes a part of the gang, just like one of the boys with the guns and blowing up zombies.
I notice that one of the boys has a squint in his eye.
I'd love to be one of the boys but I always felt a bit on the outside.