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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.
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.
Chauffeur-driven Rolls Royces escorted little Lord Fauntleroys to the door.