Harrovian


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Harrovian

(həˈrəʊvɪən)
n
(Education) a person educated at Harrow School
adj
(Education) of or concerning Harrow
[C19: from New Latin Harrōvia Harrow + -an]
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Old Harrovian and former cavalry officer John Walker has launched an equal treatment case in the Court of Appeal which could have widespread repercussions.
Contractor address : 2 Hobbs House, Harrovian Business Village, Bessborough Road, Harrow
He was an Old Harrovian, and I definitely wasn't but we rubbed along just fine.
Meaning I'll be able to ask how many common girls you know whose brother is a polo-playing Old Harrovian called Jacobi Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe?
Whether it be London lawyer and Old Harrovian Mr Opperman in Hexham or the recent choice of a Surrey marketing man for Middlesbrough South & East Cleveland.
This is the first time that Bonas, the daughter of 1960s model Lady Mary Gaye Curzon and Old Harrovian businessman Jeffrey Bonas, has appeared in public with Prince Harry since their Verbier trip.
Corresponding to the politically troubling times when Charters and Caldicott reached top exposure was another upper-class leader who, shorn of their effeteness, embodied the public-shool ethos: the old Harrovian Winston Churchill (Addison 2).
The reports suggested Old Harrovian father-of-two Mr Heywood, whose wife is Chinese, confided in a friend about the alleged affair and feared it had put him in danger.
Twenty years ago you might have forgiven for wondering whether the bouncy and slightly braying Old Harrovian would make the grade.
Farrant's usual modus operandi is to ingratiate himself into various machine-like organizations in which he can become an invisible cog--in the military club where he pretends to be a captain and is discovered to be a fraud; in the shipping company where he sells "spoilt sacks" of tea (19) in a backwoods revolution before absconding; and in his pretense of having been educated at Harrow, which is perpetrated by his wearing the Harrovian tie.
The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club is responsible for staging the worldrenowned tournament which began with just one gentlemen's singles match won by Spencer Gore, an old Harrovian, from a field of 22.