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Origin of gentility
OTHER WORDS FROM gentilityun·gen·til·i·ty, noun
Words nearby gentility
Example sentences from the Web for gentility
Packaging these rebuffs with gentility and kindness may or may not succeed.
Today: Germans on socialism, Russians on gentility, and gay men on the British royals.
As well twenty times—keep it for yourself, or give it to my valet, if you are too proud of your gentility.Peveril of the Peak|Sir Walter Scott
I knew that the gentility of the knock had taken both her and her mother aback.A Window in Thrums|J. M. Barrie
In the mean time it was necessary to sacrifice something to gentility, and therefore they sat over their port wine.Orley Farm|Anthony Trollope
Descending in the scale of what is termed gentility, I found darker and deeper themes for speculation.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
He is the idol of equivocal women, and condescends to patronize unpresentable gentility-mongers.