Definition of pageboy noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpeɪdʒbɔɪ//
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  1. 1(also page especially in North American English) a small boy who helps or follows a bride during a marriage ceremony compare bridesmaid See related entries: Marriage
  2. 2(also page) (old-fashioned) a boy or young man, usually in uniform, employed in a hotel to open doors, deliver messages for people, etc.
  3. 3a hairstyle for women in which the hair is shoulder-length and turned under at the ends
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pageboy