Fauntleroy


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Synonyms for Fauntleroy

an excessively polite and well-dressed boy

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Best R&B Song: "That's What I Like" - Christopher Brody Brown, James Fauntleroy, Philip Lawrence, Bruno Mars, Ray Charles McCullough II, Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus and Jonathan Yip, songwriters (Bruno Mars)
Sent to arrest Henry Fauntleroy, Constable Samuel Plank is determined to find out why the banker has risked his reputation, his banking house and his neck - and why he is so determined to plead guilty.
Action thriller, directed by Don E FauntLeRoy, starring Steven Seagal, Jacqueline Lord, Roger Guenveur Smith, Luke Goss, Michael Kenneth Williams, Adrian Galley, Langley Jack Kirkwood and Vivian Bieldt.
Fauntleroy says she was attracted to the values of interdependence, empowerment and activism that are at the core of the LIT Fund, and was already a member.
1849: Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of The |Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy, was born in Manchester.
His mother saw the film Little Lord Fauntleroy in the old Ninian and was so blown away by curly-haired cherub Freddie Bartholomew in the name part she called her kid after him hoping he, too, would become a curly-haired cherub.
The current Regency castle has been used for several film and television locations, including The Da Vinci Code, Little Lord Fauntleroy and The Young Victoria.
Put simply, the guy's head resembles a mis-shapen potato which has failed the supermarket perfection test, and his wispy blond locks are less suave spy, more Little Lord Fauntleroy following a fight with a pair of kitchen scissors.
Ed's charge that we are governed by out-of-touch Billy Bunters had stuck even before Andrew Mitchell behaved like across between Ronnie Biggs and Little Lord Fauntleroy.
Pour Mary Pickford, jouer ces quatre roles, c'est interpreter tous ces personnages qui l'ont faite star, en une sorte de filmsomme : l'enfant et la mere dans Little Lord Fauntleroy, la petite pauvre et la petite riche dans Stella Maris (2).
TODAY FEAST OF COLMAN CLOYNE 1849: Frances Hodgson Burnett, author of The Secret Garden and Little Lord Fauntleroy, was born in Manchester.
Frances Hodgson Burnett remains best known for The Secret Garden (1911), A Little Princess (1905), and Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886).
One of my first books - after Janet-and-John and Noddy, of course - was an illustrated version Little Lord Fauntleroy by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
THE Invisible Man of the campaign, Tory Shadow Chancellor George Osborne, finally broke cover this week, and with a new toff's hairstyle straight out of central casting: Little Lord Fauntleroy meets Lord Snooty.
It was 1989 and Brian, still doing his GCSEs at the time, also sounded like Little Lord Fauntleroy - and our listeners have been hammering him all week for it.