borstal : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n formerly a British reform school for youths considered too young to send to prison
- The borstal boys are an uncouth lot, mostly representative scum of the urban slums, yet their individual characters and common humanity are finely delineated by the superb Dublin .
- Mark Thompson in The Guardian
I missed Dog Borstal, I don't know whether you managed to catch it,joked Thompson. "It sounds potentially rather interesting."