regular guy

regular guy

a normal and dependable guy. Don't worry about Tom. He's a regular guy. He won't give you any trouble.
See also: guy, regular

regular guy

Also, regular fellow. A nice or agreeable person, as in Luke's a regular guy, or Hilda's a regular fellow. [Colloquial; first half of 1800s]
See also: guy, regular
References in periodicals archive ?
In a welcome departure from Silicon Valley tales of million-dollar angel investors and boy geniuses, Boss Life is about a regular guy at the helm of a furniture business facing gritty economic and production realities.
They tell the story of Blacky, a parent and regular guy about town, as he observes and reflects on everyday life in the city.
Right, a hilarious new board game for single women in pursuit of "the One," 52% of females said they'd prefer to go on a date with a Regular Guy over a Rock Star, Blue Blood, CEO, Triathlete or Techno-Geek.
Right revolves around dating six types of men: Blue Blood, CEO, Regular Guy, Triathlete, Rock Star and Techno-Geek.
Prince William, on the other hand, seems like a regular guy.
Instead, we're going with a regular guy named Bill.
But while Vince Vaughn tried to play more of a regular guy in ``The Break-Up,'' Wilson's Dupree is a much more cartoony conceit.
I'm just a regular guy, but I've realized I can do something to help my mother and others with scleroderma by raising awareness and support for the disease," Twitchell said.
He's just a regular guy trying to earn an honest living as a DJ but fate was determined to throw obstacles in his path on Wednesday night.
But ``Big Love's'' Bill Henrickson, played by Bill Paxton, initially seems to be a pretty regular guy.
Well, I guess I do all the things a regular guy does to have fun.
William Hague will tomorrow relaunch himself as a regular guy who loves kids and is a bit of a laugh.
TBS Superstation offers high-profile original movies and series, blockbuster movies, popular series and sports, all reflecting the attitudes, tastes, values and beliefs of the Regular Guy and the people in his life.
Paul Byrd is a regular guy doing something quite remarkable by pitching effectively in the major leagues, who Tuesday night did something very much needed by the Los Angeles Angels.
ER hunk George Clooney insists he's a regular guy with his feet on the ground.