a form of address for a woman
[jen-tl-muh n-uh t-ahrmz] /ˈdʒɛn tl mən ətˈɑrmz/ noun, plural gentlemen-at-arms. 1. (in England) one of a guard of 40 gentlemen who attend the sovereign on state occasions. noun (pl) gentlemen-at-arms 1. a member of the guard who attend the British sovereign on ceremonial and state occasions
[jen-tl-muh n-kom-uh-ner] /ˈdʒɛn tl mənˈkɒm ə nər/ noun, plural gentlemen-commoners. 1. (formerly) a member of a class of commoners enjoying special privileges at Oxford University.
[jen-tl-muh n-fahr-mer] /ˈdʒɛn tl mənˈfɑr mər/ noun, plural gentlemen-farmers. 1. a man whose wealth or income from other sources permits him to farm for pleasure rather than for basic income. 2. a man whose income from his farm has freed him from the necessity of physical labor. noun (pl) gentlemen-farmers 1. a person who engages […]
noun, Older Use. 1. a man with whom a woman is romantically involved; suitor.