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fair-haired boy

noun [C] uk   /ˌfeə.heədˈbɔɪ/  us   /ˌfer.herd-/ US (UK blue-eyed boy)
a boy or man who is liked very much and is treated well by someone, especially someone in authority
Translations of “fair-haired boy”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指得寵於當權者的)紅人,寵兒…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指得宠于当权者的)红人,宠儿…
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