linkboy linkboy

Definition(s):

  • (n) (formerly) an attendant hired to carry a torch for pedestrians in dark streets

Usage(s):

  • Here is little Cupid as a London linkboy, sporting demonic bat wings and an immense phallic torch to remind those in the know of the proclivities of a certain patron.
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/ɛn ˈdʒɛn dər /