a lady/man/gentleman of leisure

Definition of a lady/man/gentleman of leisure

:a woman/man who does not work and who spends a lot of time doing things for pleasure

Word by Word Definitions

lady play
  1. : a woman having proprietary rights or authority especially as a feudal superior

  2. : a woman receiving the homage or devotion of a knight or lover

  3. : virgin mary

man play
  1. : an individual human

  2. : a man belonging to a particular category (as by birth, residence, membership, or occupation)

  3. : husband

  1. : to supply with people (as for service)

  2. : to station members of a ship's crew at

  3. : to serve in the force or complement of

gentleman play
  1. : a man of noble or gentle (see 1gentle 1a) birth

  2. : a man belonging to the landed gentry

  3. : a man who combines gentle (see 1gentle 1a) birth or rank with chivalrous qualities

leisure play
  1. : freedom provided by the cessation of activities

  2. : ease, leisureliness


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