boys will be boys

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Definition of boys will be boys

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used to indicate that it is not surprising or unusual when men or boys behave in energetic, rough, or improper waysYou shouldn't be too hard on them for staying out so late. Boys will be boys.

how will that be

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Definition of how will that be (Entry 2 of 2)

used to ask someone if something is acceptableHe will send a check. How will that be?

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“Boys will be boys.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/will%20be. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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