2. Noun. (plural of gent). ¹
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Definition of Gents
1. gent [n] - See also: gent
Lexicographical Neighbors of Gents
Literary usage of Gents
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Calendar of Virginia State Papers and Other Manuscripts: ... Preserved in by Virginia, William Pitt Palmer, Sherwin McRae, Raleigh Edward Colston, Henry W. Flournoy (1875)
"... William Withers, Wm Wat'kins—Abraham Smith, David Wai- April ,sth ker, James Walker—Edward Wyatt & Thomas Scott gents— Dinwiddie Co Rob1 Lucas, ..."
2. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1868)
"Parliament gents ain't generally particular, — 'specially not among the Catholics," pleaded Mr. Clarkson. " Really, I could not see you on Sunday morning, ..."
3. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray, Sir Leslie Stephen (1898)
"So we followed about some of the gents, and thought we'd exhibit the Exhibitor» ; among whom ... gents ..."
4. Sussex Archaeological Collections Relating to the History and Antiquities of by Sussex Archaeological Society (1864)
"CUCKFIELD, account and NB view of church, 78 gents Mag., 105. ... DANNY, account of, 76 gents Mag., 900. DICKER, The act for enclosing in Laugh ton, &c. ..."