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bad guy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bad guy any person who is not on your side
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Quotations

  • Laurence Fishburne
    Laurence Fishburne
    “I've played a lot of bad guys, 'cause that was the only work I could get. People saw my face and went Oooh.”
  • Lou Brock
    Lou Brock
    “Show me a guy who is afraid to look bad, and I'll show you a guy you can beat every time.”

Usage

In literature:

Wood attributed his success to travelling fast and light, hitting the bad-guys hard, and avoiding bureaucratic baggage.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
But there's a guy that was standing next to me in the bed line over there that's in bad shape.
"Strictly Business" by O. Henry
Eveleen agreed with Charlotte that this was a great deal too bad, admired Guy, and pitied Amy to her heart's content.
"The Heir of Redclyffe" by Charlotte M. Yonge
He's not a bad guy gettin' next a good thing.
"Thoroughbreds" by W. A. Fraser
I woke then, and every time in a very bad humour with Captain Len Guy.
"An Antarctic Mystery" by Jules Verne
You don't know how badly I do hate some of those guys.
"The Story of The American Legion" by George Seay Wheat
Then came Guy of Lusignan with bad news of Acre and worse of himself.
"The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay" by Maurice Hewlett
It's what he does to the other guy, good or bad.
"Sundown Slim" by Henry Hubert Knibbs
When Whitey found that his supposed tragedy was turning into a comedy, he felt rather bad about it, especially as Bill was inclined to guy him.
"Injun and Whitey to the Rescue" by William S. Hart
Maybe because I wanted to show that a bad guy could do somethin' for his country.
"From Place to Place" by Irvin S. Cobb
You know, old Jake, he ain't such a bad guy.
"The Best Made Plans" by Everett B. Cole
But one day Guy, Count of Ponthieu, was in a very bad humour.
"Stories from English History" by Hilda T. Skae
He ain't a bad guy, Old Man Curry ain't.
"Old Man Curry" by Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
Except that G. Herbert was inclined to be a simp, he wasn't a bad guy at that.
"Kid Scanlan" by H. C. Witwer
And, as in the movies, everything the good guys do is fine and everything the bad guys do, is evil.
"Combat" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
The bad guys are already blind.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
If you happen to be in a bad temper, Sir Guy, I really think it a little hard that you should come here to inflict it upon me.
"Airy Fairy Lilian" by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton (AKA Duchess)
He's goin' to live here amongst us and reform a lot of you bad guys.
"The Red Debt" by Everett MacDonald
By the way, I got mine rather badly damaged last Wednesday when Guy's won the cup again.
"The Corner of Harley Street" by Henry Bashford
I've heard Guy speak of him, but I'd no idea he was as bad as this.
"The Chase of the Ruby" by Richard Marsh
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In news:

But there was another side to Mr Hagman that showed he had to be a talented actor to play such a bad guy.
Since Edward Cullen first graced the pages of a young adult novel in 2005, vampires have been the sexy bad guys du jour.
He appears as good guy-gone-bad Duke Donavan in the western To Kill a Memory, screening at the Austin Film Festival Tuesday.
And for the white guys who can't jump, don't feel bad.
Blair Waldorf, likes "guys who are a little bad," she tells Seventeen in the new issue.
The guys at Bad Lip Reading have done it again and just when you think it couldn't get any better.
Too bad TV's 'The Biggest Loser ' missed out on this guy.
It takes talent to play this many unforgettable bad guys.
He says he knows he doesn't look like the kind guy expected to run to a church when something bad happens.
It takes a special kind of man to scare the bejesus out of bad guys while wearing a purple polo shirt.
Ted Levine is not a bad guy.
In our radically democratic age, it's the kids rather than the grown-ups who are curating the news, identifying the bad guys, perhaps even architecting the moral thrust of US foreign policy.
'X-Men: First Class' Professor X, Magneto and Mystique : Who Are the Mutants and Bad Guys.
Who are the main mutants and bad guys in the prequel.
One Guy's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Voting Experience.
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In science:

Black holes, although dangerous and exotic, from this viewpoint are the good guys, the bad guys are naked singularities.
Numerical modeling of black holes as sources of gravitational waves in a nutshell
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