[jen-tl-muh n-pen-shuh-ner] /ˈdʒɛn tl mənˈpɛn ʃə nər/
noun, plural gentlemen-pensioners.
(formerly) a gentleman-at-arms.
noun 1. (def 1).
[jen-tl-muh n] /ˈdʒɛn tl mən/ noun, plural gentlemen. 1. a of good family, breeding, or social position. 2. (used as a polite term) a man: Do you know that gentleman over there? 3. gentlemen, (used as a form of address): Gentlemen, please come this way. 4. a civilized, educated, sensitive, or well-mannered man: He behaved […]
[jen-tl] /ˈdʒɛn tl/ adjective, gentler, gentlest. 1. kindly; amiable: a gentle manner. 2. not severe, rough, or violent; mild: a gentle wind; a gentle tap on the shoulder. 3. moderate: gentle heat. 4. gradual: a gentle slope. 5. of good birth or family; wellborn. 6. characteristic of good birth; honorable; respectable: a gentle upbringing. 7. […]
[jen-tl-pee-puh l] /ˈdʒɛn tlˌpi pəl/ plural noun 1. a formal term of address to a group of people. [jen-tl-pur-suh n] /ˈdʒɛn tlˌpɜr sən/ noun 1. a person of good family and position; or lady.