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Noun1.Fauntleroy - an excessively polite and well-dressed boyFauntleroy - an excessively polite and well-dressed boy
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
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Her voice trembled again as she spoke the last two words, and it was possibly this that caused Mr Pickering to visualize Percy as a sort of little Lord Fauntleroy, his favourite character in English literature.
Of course, no one expects the Commons to be peopled entirely by Little Lord Fauntleroys - but I do wonder whether some of these complaints may be over the top.
Only joking - a decade of dealing with an endless cavalcade of smug-faced little public school Fauntleroys and Fenellas wanting to follow in his footsteps has left his face resembling the bust of a constipated Sid James made from crispy bacon rashers and carpet off-cuts.