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gentlemanly

[jen-tl-muh n-lee] /ˈdʒɛn tl mən li/
adjective
1.
like, befitting, or characteristic of a gentleman.
Origin of gentlemanly
late Middle English
1375-1425
1375-1425; late Middle English; see gentleman, -ly
Related forms
gentlemanliness, noun
pseudogentlemanly, adverb
quasi-gentlemanly, adverb
ungentlemanly, adjective
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adj.

mid-15c., from gentleman + -ly (1).

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