Definition of 'gentlemanly'
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Poets do a lot of listening and... they behave in a gentlemanly way. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He shows us how both men use eloquence and gentlemanly manners to hide their base motives. Times, Sunday Times (2013)No room for gentlemanly conduct here. Man of Honour (2007)Footballers take note - you could follow his example and behave in a gentlemanly way. The Sun (2013)They took it in a very gentlemanly manner and directed me to a top-class agent. Times, Sunday Times (2015)All spoke good English, and they were very gentlemanly in their conduct towards us. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Used Occasionally. gentlemanly is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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