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English definition of “guvnor”

guvnor

noun [C]   /ˈɡʌv.nər/ US  /-nɚ/ (also guv) UK old-fashioned slang
a man who is in a position of authority over you: If you want any time off work,you'll have to ask the guvnor.Bosses, managers and directorsPeople in charge of or controlling other people
(Definition of guvnor noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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