genteelness
noun see genteel

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Genteelness — Gen*teel ness, n. The quality of being genteel …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • genteelness — noun The quality of being genteel …   Wiktionary

  • genteelness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Well mannered behavior toward others: civility, courteousness, courtesy, gentility, mannerliness, politeness, politesse. See COURTESY …   English dictionary for students

  • genteelness — n. being refined, being well bred; politeness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • genteelness — gen·teel·ness …   English syllables

  • genteelness — noun elegance by virtue of fineness of manner and expression • Syn: ↑breeding, ↑gentility • Derivationally related forms: ↑gentle (for: ↑gentility), ↑genteel • Hypernyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • genteel — adjective Etymology: Middle French gentil gentle Date: 1599 1. a. having an aristocratic quality or flavor ; stylish b. of or relating to the gentry or upper class c. elegant or graceful in manner, appearance, or shape d. free from vulgarity or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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