noun gen·trice \ˈjen-trəs\

Definition of GENTRICE

:  gentility of birth :  rank

Origin of GENTRICE

Middle English gentrise, from Anglo-French genterise, alteration of gentelise, from gentil gentle
First Known Use: 14th century


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