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gentleman

noun

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1 a man of high birth or social position
  • many of the signers of the Declaration of Independence were gentlemen who were risking everything

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2 an adult male human being
  • ladies and gentlemen, please take your seats

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3 an honorable and courteous man
  • was such a gentleman that he offered to call a cab for me

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The first known use of gentleman was in the 12th century

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“Gentleman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gentleman. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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