The boy next door

Submitted by Igeethecat on 13.01.2018

The boy next door (English) — 1. An ordinary person from typical circumstances, not rich, famous, etc.
2. A person or type of person perceived as familiar , such a neighbor (hence "next door"), approachable, wholesome, well-rounded, often used in the context of a romantic partnership

English, explained by Igeethecat on Sat, 13/01/2018 - 14:45

The boy next door — Der Junge von nebenan.

German, explained by 0xX on Fri, 19/01/2018 - 19:28

The boy next door — 1. Ординарный человек, не знаменитый, не богатый и т.п.
2. Человек или стереотип кого-то очень знакомого, например соседа, живущего в соседней квартире, доступный, полезный, идеальный. Часто используется в романтическом смысле

Russian, explained by Igeethecat on Sat, 13/01/2018 - 15:03

Translations of "The boy next door"

RussianРубаха парень

"The boy next door" in lyrics

I love you in a place
Where there's no space or time
I love you for my life
Cause you were the boy next door and a friend of mine
And when my life is over
Remember remember remember...

Amy Winehouse - A Song for You

A million and one candle lights

I've seen this thing before
In my best friend and the boy next door
Fool for love and full of fire
Won't come in from the rain

Blondie - Maria

Wind on his hair
Sand on his toes
With sparling eyes
The boy next door, to the white nights
We walked together the beautiful summers

Juha Tapio - Evanescent

The world's most handsome man

Y'all know who I am
I'm still the boy next door
That's if you're Lord Litchfield and Roger Moore
Have I gone up in the world

Robbie Williams - Handsome Man

Gave up all her wealth and fame
Left it all and caught a train (Left it all and caught a train)
Do I have to tell you more
She came back to the boy next door who worked at the candy store

(Now this story has some more, you'll hear it all at the candy store)

Johnny Cash - Ballad of a Teenage Queen

No, sorry, Okay, go for it. bye bye
I zip my jacket up and walk on further
Meet the boy next door, known city-wide, an outsider
Father’s an alcoholic, his mother split years ago ³
A boy who hangs out the whole day in the streets

Fard - Holed Up In Freedom

Mom says: "Now's the time,
You need a husband, and today would be best!
Go for the boy next door
He works for the railroad!"
And I cry: No no no no no,

Gitte Hænning - I Want a Cowboy for a Husband

I don't know how I'm gonna tell you,
I can't play with you no more,
I don't know how I'm gonna do what mama told me,
My friend, the boy next door.
I can't believe what people saying,
You're gonna let your hair hang down,

Led Zeppelin - That's the Way

love do, Parents trying to find out what we were up to
Say why can't you keep your promises no more?
Say you'll be home by 12 come strolling in at 4
Out with the girls, but leaving with the boy next door
Can you fill me in?
Can you fill me in? [x3]

Austin Mahone - Fill Me In

You can have your dreams, but you can't have me

I can't go back there anymore
'Cause I am not the boy next door

The Boy from Oz (musical) - Not the Boy Next Door


I won't be the one you like
I won't be the boy next door
I won't be the chosen one
That's not what I'm here for

Slash - Doctor Alibi

Now take a look at me
And tell me what you will see
Since I'm a the sonic whore
Instead of the boy next door
Going a thousand miles in the same intention
I'm gonna touch that sky

MIKA - Century Man

Saying why can't you keep your promises no more?
Say you'll be home by 12 come strolling in at 4
Out went the girls but leaving with the boy next door
Can you fill me in?
Wearing a jacket who's property

Craig David - Fill Me In

And though I’m heartsore, the boy next door,
affection for me won't display.
I just adore him and i can't ignore him,
the boy next door.

Emilie-Claire Barlow - The Boy Next Door

Do you remember back in old L.A. (oh oh oh)
When everybody drove a Chevrolet (oh oh oh)
Whatever happened to the boy next door
The suntanned crew cut all-American male?

First Class - Beach Baby

Two - he's not into you
Three - he's a sleaze
Four - loves the girl next door
Five - loves the boy next door
Six - don't love you no more

Andrew Keenan-Bolger - The History of Wrong Guys

Gotta tell him that I love him

When the the boy next door
Don't want to be my homeboy no more
Saw something that he never saw before

Jojo - Homeboy

With the downtown chewing-gum bums
Watching the nightlife, the lights and the fun

Never wanted to be the boy next door
Always thought I'd be something more
But it ain't easy for a smalltown boy

Queen - Drowse