son of the manse

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NounEdit

son of the manse (plural sons of the manse)

  1. A male child of the manse, the son of a religious minister.
    • 2007, "The making of Gordon Brown", The Telegraph, 9 June 2007
      The next prime minister is always referred to as a son of the manse, but what was his Scottish upbringing really like?.

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