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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - People of good family and breeding and high social status.

Usage examples (38)
  • These are what she calls gentlefolk's airs, I suppose!
  • In them he tells various fairy tales, of changeling children, and of the "gentlefolk".
  • And are gentlefolk in the habit of asking a man, as
  • “It seems there are all sorts of gentlefolk, too.” for more
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