mama's boy

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a boy excessively attached to his mother

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Natutuwa ako kasi hindi naman ibig sabihin na mama's girl or mama's boy 'yung anak ko eh lampa na.
Akshat Verma and the team of Mama's boy have deliberately and maliciously acted intending to outrage religious feelings of Hindus by insulting its religion and religious beliefs by making fun of its religious book.
MAMA'S BOY BooBoo'S mom, Renee, Isn't just his teacher--she's his trainer and biggest fan, too.
Gaspar is a cruel-hearted looker Balthazar tries to buck his status as a confirmed mama's boy and the happy-go-lucky Melchor is almost as good at diffusing trouble with humor as he is at burglarizing the mansions around Caliente Valley.
But thoughts of taking it easy are far from her mind, and this year she'll feature in two new films: Mama's Boy with Jeff Daniels and Smother with Liv Tvler.
Already something of a mama's boy, this identity was now thrust upon him, and he became the object of merciless harassment by his peers.
William Healy, one of Darrow's expert witnesses or "alienists," suggested this same division in Loeb's character, classifying him as a "pathological split personality" (Higdon 217), a strange combination of brutal killer and mama's boy who at one point explained that he blamed his partner for the murder because "mompsie" (Leopold 57) would be disappointed if he were revealed as the killer.
I completely live up to the stereotype of the gay man as mama's boy.
casts a comic eye on the strenuous efforts of the bound-and-gagged victim to extricate himself and these instant siblings--a mama's boy and a young woman who thinks she's Elizabeth Bennet of Pride and Prejudice.
Gough's gentle accompaniment suits this odd, dual coming of age tale, where a thoroughly caddish, self-serving lout (Grant) quite accidentally befriends a horribly confused mama's boy (the brilliant Tom Collette) and in stumbling, bumbling fashion finds something of value to fill his empty, vapid life.
Tenor Christopher Gillett cuts a convincing figure as the mama's boy of the title role, who finds his virginal self chosen as King of the May in a fictional East Suffolk village after the townspeople determine no local girl is suitably virtuous to wear the crown as Queen of the May.
But your definition of a mama's boy will definitely change after reading this book.
Citizen, enemy, mama's boy, sucker, utter garbage, panhandler, swine, refujew, verrucht; a scalp so often scalded with boiling water that the puny brain feels completely cooked.
Here is the whole cast from Madame Tussaud's: the repressed he-man who is crucified for his homosexual desires; the hooker with platinum hair and heart of tarnished gold; the self-destructive mama's boy, primping and camping his way to the grave; the comic-relief Italian family with a collective I.
June Mar Fajardo isn't the lone Mama's boy in the San Miguel camp.