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paperboy Syllabification: pa·per·boy
Pronunciation: /ˈpāpərˌboi/

Definition of paperboy in English:


A boy who delivers newspapers to people’s homes.
Example sentences
  • Because I live in the middle of nowhere, the paper boy doesn't deliver this far into the wilderness, so I have to drive out to the next village and collect the newspaper myself.
  • He had worked as a paper boy while he was at school and more recently in the engineering and concreting industry.
  • How do paper boys / girls manage today with probably 3 times the weight of papers as 35 years ago?
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