Examples of gentlewoman in a Sentence
in the 19th century a number of American gentlewomen used their wealth and influence to further abolitionism, women's rights, and other worthy causes
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This looks tacky and braggy and also, and perhaps most importantly, will leave people wondering: who is the nice young gentleman / gentlewoman who gave you said diamond?
America Ferrera and Natalie Portman My gentlewoman of a date, @nportmanofficial came all the way to the door for me.
America Ferrara and Natalie Portman pose as dates for the night: My gentlewoman of a date, @nportmanofficial came all the way to the door for me.
On Monday, the gentlewoman from New York publicly called on the president to step down in light of the multiple accusations of harassment and assault swirling around him.
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Definition of gentlewoman for English Language Learners
: a woman of high social status
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