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garçon
used in Of Human Bondage

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1  —1 use
(French)
Definition
a waiter in a French restaurant
  • You are amused because I talk in this fashion and you know that I am poor and live in an attic with a vulgar trollop who deceives me with hair-dressers and garcons de cafe; I translate wretched books for the British public, and write articles upon contemptible pictures which deserve not even to be abused.
    45-46 — Chapters 45-46 (21% in)

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  • Charmant garcon.'
    31-32 — Chapters 31-32 (99% in)

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