Definition of Gentleman Jim

1. Noun. United States heavyweight boxing champion (1866-1933).

Exact synonyms: Corbett, James John Corbett, Jim Corbett
Generic synonyms: Gladiator, Prizefighter

Lexicographical Neighbors of Gentleman Jim

Gentiana thermalis
Gentiana villosa
Gentianella quinquefolia
Gentianopsid procera
Gentianopsis crinita
Gentianopsis detonsa
Gentianopsis holopetala
Gentianopsis thermalis
Gentle Annie
Gentle Annies
Gentleman Jim (current term)
Gentleman Johnny
Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod
Genyonemus lineatus
Geocentric Co-ordinate Time
Geocentric Coordinate Time
Geococcyx californianus
Geoffrey Chaucer

Literary usage of Gentleman Jim

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"She also published : < Little Susy's Six Birthdays' (1853); «Fred and Maria and Me> (1867); «Aunt Jane's Hero> (1871); <Pemaquid> (1877); «Gentleman Jim> ..."

2. The Humbler Poets: A Collection of Newspaper and Periodical Verse, 1870 to 1885 by Slason Thompson (1899)
"Gentleman Jim. IN the Diamond Shaft worked Gentleman Jim, Handsome of face and stout of limb, Coarse in dress ; but something in him, Or wandering alone in ..."

3. The English Illustrated Magazine (1891)
"But Gentleman Jim, whom the boys had taken to bringing home with them of ... He was a little afraid of Gentleman Jim ; besides he was useful to him,- he was ..."

4. The Speaker's Garland: Comprising 100 Choice Selections by Phineas Garrett (1897)
"Gentleman Jim.—DANIEL O'CONNELL. In the diamond shaft worked Gentleman Jim, Handsome of face and stout of limb, Coarse m dress; but something in him, ..."

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