A scholar from one of the greatest universities in the country (i.e. Cambridge or the other place) who are looked upon jealously by townies, who feel inferior to the superior gownie intellect, and capability to write well formulated comments on sites such as this.
Scum who live in the Grafton Centre in Cambridge, and who don't understand the meaning of the word 'gownie'.
by Cleva Niga January 20, 2009
See also townie; a gownie is often an undergraduate student from oxbridge who often participates in a duel with a townie whereby getting the shit kicked into his or her head
Are you going to the city today? word has it that the Townies are gonna start on the Gownies again
by Jonny Church March 10, 2003