noun (used with a plural verb)
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Words nearby gentlefolk
Example sentences from the Web for gentlefolk
Lords not only ought to be gentlefolk, and be fed and waited upon and live in affluent idleness, but super-gentlefolk.
My only fear was that the gallery might mistake his rather second-rate people for gentlefolk.
Gentlefolk have "friends" stopping with them, never "company."The Complete Bachelor|Walter Germain
Those few hundreds of French gentlefolk fell into a pit that most of them had been well content should exist for others.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
After all, bedders are to blame for the present lamentable state of things, just as much as gentlefolk.The Longest Journey|E. M. Forster