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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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This week's poll, we must admit, is for the fanboys and fangirls of the world.
I don't get to hang out with them in real life very much, so it's nice to kind of fanboy out from afar on social media," he added.
Washington, Feb 25 ( ANI ): An Apple fanboy has launched a new YouTube channel and a blog called 'Every Steve Jobs Video', which is said to be the largest archive of Steve Jobs videos on the web.
When Homeland returns for a second season this Sunday night, it will be able to boast a bevy of Emmy's and claim Barack Obama as a fanboy.
I'm just a big fanboy myself who wanted to read what I was writing," Stephen says.
He's invented some very brave new worlds and after I saw Lord Of The Rings, I became a complete fanboy of the world Peter created for all of us to enjoy.
The young actress is looking forward to the inevitable fanboy attention her performance will draw: "Bring it on
With newcomers Mickey Rourke as snarling enemy Whiplash and Scarlett Johansson playing sexy fanboy favourite The Black Widow, there's every chance it will be.
For starters, there are the fanboy geeks who spend every waking hour poring over the original material.
Lyga also wrote "The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl" and "Boy Toy," both of which also are set at South Brook High School.
Heavy stuff, but Lyga, author of the well-received The Astonishing Adventures of Fanboy and Goth Girl (reviewed in paperback in this issue), pulls it off brilliantly.
Jackson and his cast mates play everything straight, going against some fanboy expectations that the film would aim for intentional awfulness.
Indeed, the book reminds this reader of a mutant conflation of lurid psychotronic film fanzines and those fanboy picture books for '70s shows like Welcome Back, Kotter and Starsky & Hutch.
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Retail reporter Ed Clowes' favourite so far is Samsung Pay, while our in-house fanboy Scott Shuey obviously leans towards the simplicity of Apple Pay.