nice guy


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nice guy

A teenaged or adult male who is dependably friendly and compassionate, to the point of being seen as too boring, unchallenging, or uninspiring to be romantically involved with. I'm tired of just being the nice guy that no girl wants to date. I want to be seen as edgy, dangerous even—someone no girl can resist!
See also: guy, nice
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CRICKET Wicketkeeper-batsMAN Jos Buttler has denied that England's World Cup problems are down to a case of nice guys finishing last.
He was a little isolated, but he was, you know, a nice guy," he added.
NICE GUY Tim LiS ppe (Ed Helms) works for an insurance firm, which has won the coveted Two Diamonds award for excellence in customer service for the past two years thanks to gregarious agent Roger Lemke (Thomas Lennon).
Nice guy Tim Lippe works for an insurance firm which has won the coveted Two Diamonds award for excellence in customer service for the past two years, thanks mainly to the work of gregarious agent Roger Lemke.
He's also a nice guy, quick to help befuddled passengers who can't find their trains.
Why would a nice guy like that mix with that crowd?
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He's a super nice guy, and I'm stoked on his skating too.
NICE Guy Eddie actor Tom Ellis has proved good guys can win - and get the girl.
One young Normanby woman, who did not wish to be named, said: "He was a really nice guy - everyone around here knew him.
You can be a nice guy but you can also be a ruthless cricketer who wants to win games.
Russell Lawson, managing director of the Ideas Distillery, drew comparisons with vacuum cleaner tycoon Sir James Dyson, and said: "He's an ideas man and seems like a nice guy so I think he'll go on to do very well.
Even Milan Mandaric, who swung the axe on Irvine, felt bound to say what a nice guy he was getting rid of, and for perhaps the only time in his 20-odd good-bye handshakes admitted it was a sad act to perform.
He's not been afraid to speak his mind, he's funny, he's been a nice guy as well.