noun Chiefly British.
Origin of day boy
Examples from the Web for day boy
“I wonder where the day-boy cads go for their tucks,” said Trimble in an audible voice, evidently intended for the opposition.Tom, Dick and Harry|Talbot Baines Reed
He, too, was a day-boy, whose people lived in a suburb of the town which lay upon my road.Lore of Proserpine|Maurice Hewlett
My father had striven his utmost to get me taken as a day-boy, or at any rate to be allowed to keep a book against the Muses.
In this day-boy row that has just started he's gone for my cousin.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster
Into the story at this point comes the narrative of Charles Mereweather Cook, aged fourteen, a day-boy.The Gold Bat|P. G. Wodehouse