man and boy

man and boy
man and boy
From childhood to adulthood
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Main Entry:man

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man and boy phrase
all the time since you were a boy

He had worked on the railways for 30 years, man and boy.

Thesaurus: all the time and alwayssynonym
Main entry: man

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dated throughout life from youth

the time when families worked in the fields man and boy

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ˌman and ˈboy idiom
from when sb was young to when they were old or older

He's been doing the same job for 50 years— man and boy.

Main entry:manidiom

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