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Sloane Ranger

[slohn] /sloʊn/
noun
1.
a member of a trendy and acquisitive set of largely upper-middle-class young people of London, England.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; blend of Sloane Square, London, and Lone Ranger hero of radio and television Westerns
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British Dictionary definitions for Sloane Ranger

Sloane Ranger

/sləʊn/
noun (in Britain)
1.
(informal) a young upper-class or upper-middle-class person, esp a woman, having a home in London and in the country, characterized typically as wearing expensive informal country clothes Also called Sloane
Word Origin
C20: coined by Peter York, punning on Sloane Square, London SW1, and Lone Ranger, television cowboy character
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Contemporary definitions for Sloane Ranger
noun

a fashionable upper-class young woman living in or near London

Word Origin

Sloane (Square, in London) + (Lone) Ranger

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