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Lords not only ought to be gentlefolk, and be fed and waited upon and live in affluent idleness, but super-gentlefolk.
My only fear was that the gallery might mistake his rather second-rate people for gentlefolk.
Gentlefolk have "friends" stopping with them, never "company."
THE COMPLETE BACHELORWALTER GERMAIN
Those few hundreds of French gentlefolk fell into a pit that most of them had been well content should exist for others.
After all, bedders are to blame for the present lamentable state of things, just as much as gentlefolk.
THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
England is a country of great Renascence landed gentlefolk who have been unconsciously outgrown and overgrown.
TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
On the stage sat a few gentlefolk able to pay a shilling for the privilege.
The gentlefolk of the city resorted to the City tavern after the Revolution as they had to Bradford's coffee house before.
ALL ABOUT COFFEEWILLIAM H. UKERS
In his heart, however, I believe he was immensely proud at having trained me to meet gentlefolk on more or less equal terms.
THE BELOVD VAGABONDWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Tha sees mine's what th' gentlefolk ca' a responsible position i' society.
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT

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