Products such as mechanical and electronic gadgets and gizmos, games, fast cars, motorbikes etc., that are targeted at the adult male consumer who is perceived to have at heart the same fascination with toys as young boys do
The property is littered with giant flat-screen TVs and expensive boys' toys, with lacquered sliding panels hiding any mess. — , Daily Mail, 2nd April 2007.
a phrase used to describe men who are doing brave, exciting things, like a hero in an adventure story. The Boys' Own Paper was a boys' magazine sold in the late 19th century and early 20th century in Britain which contained adventure stories
a US popular music group formed in 1961. Their songs include California Girls and Good Vibrations. U.S. rock group. The band was formed in California in 1961 by brothers Brian Wilson (b. 1942) on keyboards and bass, Dennis Wilson (1944-83) on drums, and Carl Wilson (1946-98) on guitar; their cousin Mike Love (b. 1941) on drums; and Alan Jardine (b. 1942) on guitar. Within a year they launched a string of surfing-oriented hits marked by close vocal harmony, including "Surfin' Safari" and "California Girls." By 1966 they had released more than 10 albums, including Pet Sounds (1966), considered their best. Despite Brian Wilson's reclusiveness due to stress-and drug-related breakdowns, the band continued to make recordings into the 1980s and toured into the 1990s
the main characters in a series of US books known as The Hardy Boys Mysteries, the first of which was written in 1927. The Hardy Boys are two brave young brothers called Frank and Joe Hardy who are always getting involved in exciting, dangerous adventures in which they help to solve crimes
(1763) Attack by Pennsylvania frontiersmen on an Indian settlement during the Pontiac Indian uprising. After 57 drunken rangers from Paxton, Pa., slaughtered 20 innocent and defenseless Conestoga Indians near Lancaster, Pa., the colonial governor ordered the arrest of those involved. Because local residents were sympathetic to the "Paxton Boys," no prosecutions were undertaken. Instead, angered by appropriations insufficient to defend the western frontier, more than 600 armed frontiersmen marched on Philadelphia in 1764. They were met by leading Philadelphians, including Benjamin Franklin, who promised the men a hearing
feelings You can refer to a man as a boy, especially when you are talking about him in an affectionate way. the local boy who made President `Come on boys', he shouted to the sailors. = lad see also backroom boy, blue-eyed boy, bully-boy, head boy, messenger boy, office boy, old boy, stable boy, Teddy boy
chlopiec [HWAW-peets] Writer's block I know this word, but I can't offer an easy mnemonic for this word Hopefully, I don't need to because it's a very common word, and its common use gives ample opportunity to memorize it There is a similar word, however, chlop, which means "peasant " It might help remembering Date of entry: 4 April 2000
in sailor language has no reference to age, but only to experience in seamanship A boy may be fifty or any other age A crew is divided into able seamen, ordinary seamen, and boys or greenhorns A boy is not required to know anything about the practical working of the vessel, but an able seaman must know all his duties and be able to perform them A boy does not ship to know anything
a British youth subculture that first appeared in the mid-1950s; mainly from unskilled backgrounds, they adopted a pseudo-Edwardian dress code and rock'n'roll music; proletarian and xenophobic, they were involved in race riots in the United Kingdom
Ortak bir atadan türediklerine, birbirleriyle kan akrabalığı bulunduğuna inanarak evlenmeyen, toplumsal ve ekonomik ilişkilerini anaerkil, ataerkil anlayışı uygulayan geleneksel topluluk, kabile, klan: "Türk boyları birbirlerini kardeş tanıyorlar."- O. S. Orhon
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