noun see gentleman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gentlemanlikeness — gen·tle·man·like·ness …   English syllables

  • gentlemanlikeness — noun see gentlemanlike …   Useful english dictionary

  • gentleman — noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English gentilman Date: 12th century 1. a. a man of noble or gentle birth b. a man belonging to the landed gentry c. (1) a man who combines gentle birth or rank with chivalrous qualities (2) a man… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • breeding — Synonyms and related words: alpha decay, animal husbandry, animal rearing, apprenticeship, atom chipping, atom smashing, atomic disintegration, atomic reaction, atomization, basic training, bee culture, beekeeping, begetting, beta decay,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cultivation — Synonyms and related words: acculturation, acquired taste, agrarianism, agricultural geology, agriculture, agrology, agronomics, agronomy, appreciation of excellence, apprenticeship, architecture, assembly, basic training, breaking, breeding,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • elegance — Synonyms and related words: Babylonian splendor, acquired taste, amenities, appreciation of excellence, arabesque, attractiveness, baroque, baroqueness, beauteousness, beautifulness, beauty, beauty unadorned, bloom, breeding, brilliance, charm,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gentility — Synonyms and related words: ancestry, appropriateness, aristocracy, aristocraticalness, becomingness, birth, blood, blue blood, breeding, civility, cultivation, culture, decency, decorousness, decorum, distinction, elegance, elite, felicity,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gentleness — Synonyms and related words: abnegation, abstinence, acceptance, affability, airiness, amiability, ascent, bleeding heart, bonhomie, bowels of compassion, breeding, bubbliness, buoyancy, calm, calmness, clemency, clementness, compassion,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • manhood — Synonyms and related words: Dutch courage, adulthood, adultness, age of consent, boldness, braveness, bravery, chivalrousness, chivalry, conspicuous gallantry, courage, courageousness, determination, doughtiness, driving age, flower of age, force …   Moby Thesaurus

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