gown boy

noun

Definition of gown boy

: a boy of a foundation school the artless gown boy from Grey Friars— W. M. Thackeray

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“Gown boy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gown%20boy. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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