Definition of Gentlewomen

1. Noun. (plural of gentlewoman) ¹



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Definition of Gentlewomen

1. gentlewoman [n] - See also: gentlewoman

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gentlewomen

gentlemen farmers
gentlemen of leisure
gentleness
gentlenesses
gentlepeople
gentleperson
gentlepersons
gentler
gentles
gentleship
gentlesse
gentlest
gentlewoman
gentlewomanliness
gentlewomanly
gentlewomen (current term)
gentling
gently
gentoo
gentoo penguin
gentoo penguins
gentoos
gentrice
gentrices
gentries
gentrification
gentrifications
gentrified
gentrifier
gentrifiers

Literary usage of Gentlewomen

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1. Publications by Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) (1853)
"L To the right courteous gentlewomen, bothe of Englande and Irelande, ... gentlewomen,—I am sure there are many (but especially of suche as beste knowe me) ..."

2. Publications by Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) (1853)
"To the right courteous gentlewomen, bothe of Englande and Irelande, ... gentlewomen,—I am sure there are many (but especially of suche as beste knowe me) ..."

3. The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and by William Oldys, John Malham (1810)
"A TRUE COPY arm PETITION OF THE gentlewomen, urn TRADESMEN'S WIVES, ... The humble petition of the gentlewomen, tradesmen's wives, and many others of the ..."

4. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1768)
"... of twa young gentlewomen, ... gentlewomen, who, like the Roman orators, who harangued from the ..."

5. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1883)
"... of our English gentlewomen. ... To the gentlewomen of Englande, Arguments of this worke, the Author hereof giueth this present ..."

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