Genteelly
Genteelly \Gen*teel"ly\, adv. In a genteel manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • genteelly — the adverb from genteel, is spelt and pronounced with two ls …   Modern English usage

  • genteelly — genteel ► ADJECTIVE ▪ affectedly polite and refined. DERIVATIVES genteelly adverb. ORIGIN French gentil well born …   English terms dictionary

  • genteelly — adverb in a genteel manner the English lived genteelly in India • Derived from adjective: ↑genteel …   Useful english dictionary

  • genteelly — adverb see genteel …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • genteelly — See genteel. * * * …   Universalium

  • genteelly — adverb In a genteel manner …   Wiktionary

  • genteelly — adv. in a genteel manner, politely, in a refined manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • genteelly — gen·teel·ly …   English syllables

  • genteelly — See: genteel …   English dictionary

  • genteel — genteelly, adv. genteelness, n. /jen teel /, adj. 1. belonging or suited to polite society. 2. well bred or refined; polite; elegant; stylish. 3. affectedly or pretentiously polite, delicate, etc. [1590 1600; < F gentil; see GENTLE] * * * …   Universalium

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