Definition of Good guy

1. Noun. Any person who is on your side.

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Antonyms: Bad Guy

Definition of Good guy

1. Noun. (informal) a hero ¹

2. Noun. (informal) an all-around pleasant person; usually used in reference to a male. ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Good Guy

good enough to eat
good evening
good example
good faith
good fences make good neighbors
good for nothing
good for you
good for you(p)
good form
good fortune
good going
good golly
good gracious
good gravy
good grief
good guy (current term)
good guys
good health
good heavens
good hiding
good house
good humor
good humour
good humouredness
good job
good jobs
good length
good lick
good looking
good looks

Literary usage of Good guy

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Company Command: The Bottom Line by John G. Meyer, Jr., John G. Meyer (1995)
"DISCUSS the "good-guy/bad-guy" role. Not everyone agrees there should be a good-guy/bad-guy role in a unit. The "book solution" says both the company ..."

2. Nature, Extent, and Proliferation of Federal Law Enforcement: Hearing Before edited by Bill McCollum (1998)
"... the sake of—just for the sake of protecting the good guys. I am for the good guys. I have been a good guy for 39 years, and my son is a good guy now, ..."

3. Protecting Critical Information & Technology: Proceedings of the Fourth by DIANE Publishing Company (1997)
"Call this group the Organization — occasionally called the Good-Guy. 2. ... For each combination of a Good-Guy Operation and an Adversary with a Bad-Guy ..."

4. An Inverted Sort of Prayer by Chris F. Needham (2006)
""How come you're so sure he was a good guy?" "I was just being polite," I ... "I'm very good-guy material." The next morning I was asked to vacate my room ..."

5. Understanding Violent Children: Hearing Before the Committee on Education edited by Frank D. Riggs (2000)
"... was perhaps the most interesting of your testimony was the aspect you referred to the fact that when violence is seen to be perpetrated by the good guy, ..."

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