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synonyms for courtiers

  • retinue
  • associates
  • attendants
  • companions
  • company
  • cortege
  • court
  • escort
  • following
  • groupies
  • hangers-on
  • retainers
  • staff
  • suite
  • sycophants
  • toadies
  • train
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How to use courtiers in a sentence

He made the acquaintance of some courtiers, who felt or affected an interest in learning and in learned men.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
In France many kinds became popular from the fact of their use at court, and by the courtiers throughout the kingdom.
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You are only an honest countryman wandering amid a crowd of courtiers—virtue in danger amid a myriad of vices.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
Sometimes he shut himself up in an inner chamber from the eyes of his courtiers.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
But he was the very opposite of the vulgar crowd of courtiers who fawn on a master while they betray him.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Into this mausoleum the King descended with a long train of courtiers, and ordered the coffins to be unclosed.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II.THOMAS BABINGTON MACAULAY
Joanna enters to offer the Prince her thanks for his chivalrous defence of her fair name, and dismisses the other courtiers.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
The court is like a marble structure, for the courtiers are very polished and very hard.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
Would those silly men, those servile votaries of fortune, those effete courtiers, have said this a week ago?
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
Napoleon has confided to us the pains he took to inspire respect in his court, where most of the courtiers had been his equals.
JUANAHONORE DE BALZAC
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COURTIERS

  • associates
  • attendants
  • companions
  • company
  • cortege
  • court
  • courtiers
  • escort
  • following
  • groupies
  • hangers-on
  • retainers
  • retinue
  • staff
  • suite
  • sycophants
  • toadies
  • train
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.