gentlewoman

[ jen-tl-woo m-uh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF gentlewoman

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GENTLEWOMAN

It seems 'tis not so asy any way, now-a-days, to make a gentlewoman, Mrs. Rooney.

Yet it is not well for a woman and a gentlewoman to dwell alone.

But the gentlewoman's heart was a great deal better than her head.

That a Spanish gentlewoman should have shown herself so bold!

"She is a gentlewoman by birth, sir," said the old lady, tetchily.

How shall a gentleman go about a sorry figure, more than a gentlewoman?

It was the home of a gentlewoman who could make a little better than "the best of things."

She received us with the courtesy and easy manners of a gentlewoman.

But there was that about her which proclaimed her unmistakably the gentlewoman, and this was good to know.

It may be said of her that she was at all points a gentlewoman.

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