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callant

noun, chiefly Scottish

Definition of CALLANT

a male person who has not yet reached adulthood <ever since he was a callant, he's been fishing off the eastern coast of Scotland>
Synonyms boychick (or boychik), boyo [Irish], callant [chiefly Scottish], lad, laddie, nipper, shaveling, shaver, sonny, stripling, tad, youth

March 29, 2015
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