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English definition of “guvnor”


noun [C] uk   /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 from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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