Fauntleroy

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  • noun

Synonyms for Fauntleroy

an excessively polite and well-dressed boy

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The return of the Little Lord Fauntleroys to the corridors of power tells you a lot about this historic gap between rich and poor.
and pours scorn on those grown-ups who aspire to rearing Little Lord Fauntleroys and Little Misses.
Besides, he's not allowed to be as savage in his critique as he is with the full-length hopefuls, meaning that without having their unrealistic entrepreneurial dreams crushed at an early age these smug-faced little public school Fauntleroys and Fenellas will make Patrick Bateman from American Psycho seem a twinkle-eyed philanthropist by the time they hit their 20s.
It's not compulsory for little Lord Fauntleroys in their top hats and Eton collars to become Tory politicians.