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fanboy

1. noun A male who is very interested in or devoted to an element of pop culture (such as a celebrity, athlete, book series, TV show, band, or movie). My brother Eric is such a Star Wars fanboy that his voicemail message is "This isn't the Eric you're looking for," like he's Obi-Wan Kenobi!
2. verb To express excessive glee and excitement over a person or thing that one likes. My brother totally fanboyed when he met his favorite football player.
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Each FANBOYS word can join clauses, but for, so, and yet are limited to specific clause types.
This lucky winner will receive a walk-on role in a new scene in the actual movie, plus the original entry will be promoted on the FANBOYS official website and included as a special feature in the DVD release.
Kipp absolutely abhors the word fanboy or fangirl, partly because the same image comes to mind whenever these words are uttered.
Lena Headey, playing the Spartan queen, will become a fanboy favorite after this.
Here's a look at when fanboys and fangirls will be hitting up the multiplexes through 2016.
The final episode of "Sherlock" season three - "His Last Vow" - was more than everything true fanboys could ask for, balancing each aspect in equivalence.
This martial arts extravaganza is being hailed by some as a dream come true for that sociallyawkward demographic known as fanboys.
These short, sharp bursts of action undoubtedly suit handheld play and Capcom has crowbarred in plenty of references to older games to please the franchise fanboys.
THE decision by George Lucas to re-release the original Star Wars films in 3D had the internet fanboys raging - and quite rightly so.
A week and four episodes later, my opinion stays the same, no matter how many fanboys say otherwise.
It seems to be getting the fanboys frothing - in a mostly positive way so far
But fanboys, fear not - the signature top-down camera view is still available.
However, based on the timeline, Samsung had planned its gold edition S4 earlier than the release of the iPhone 5S gold, said TechCrunch, although the Web site believes that "Samsung likely follows the Apple rumor mill even more closely than the fanboys and likely knew with a high degree of certainty that a gold iPhone was in the pipeline.
owned assets like the "Batman" "Superman" and "Hangover" franchises over the past eight years, Legendary Entertainment's Thomas Tull believes his production outfit built a strong-enough brand among fanboys to leave the nest.
More than revolutionising how people play games (using gestures), these technologies have just given console fanboys another point to strengthen their case.