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Definition of "gentles" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of gentle. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "gentles" in a sentence
  • "The bait they generally use consists of dyed whiskers, and a distant relationship to some of the "gentles" or nobles of the land."
  • "I learned soon after that it is a French word meaning the little grey worms which fishermen call "gentles," and that it was not such a complimentary appellation as I had imagined; but Asticot I became, and"
  • "For this very reason the "gentles" commonly suffer most.]"