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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However, with years of reading bad-boys-will-break-your-heart literature, you would have thought women would be falling over for nice guys by now.
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I suspect one of the reasons for this is Carl was such a nice guy, he couldn't collect his money from his customers.
But even nice guys find things difficult when they step out of the spotlight.
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One nice guy who turned him down at the Evening Star did tell Al that he knew a guy who was planning to launch a weekly newsletter aimed at the new television industry and might be hiring.
Alphonse de Valk's suggestion that perhaps more governance and less nice guy posturing is needed from our Canadian Bishops to ensure a more united Catholic Church.
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He was a scholar, a unique individual and a really nice guy," says Dave Foulkes, former partner with Clark, Wong, Foulkes & Barbieri.
One such case I'll call simply "Nice Guy, No Action," or N.G.
This work is clearly guided by the spirit of fair play; Durant is a genuine "nice guy," as everyone who knows him will attest.
"I remember going home that night and telling my husband what a great guy Joel was, just a genuinely nice guy. I will always miss his smile!"