[ mil-uh-suhnt ]
/ ˈmɪl ə sənt /
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a female given name.
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How to use Milicent in a sentence
I should entirely exclude poor Milicent in my general animadversions against the ladies of my acquaintance.
We are to have two lady visitors also: Mr. Wilmot is to bring his niece and her cousin Milicent.
Milicent was delighted for to show me every part of this her home.
Milicent pressed forward and led me to my chamber, wherein a fire had been lighted, and would make me drink a hot posset.
Lady Milicent Falstolf, we are told, was the only one in her father's household who had a ewer and washing-basin.Mediaeval Socialism|Bede Jarrett