Word: gentility

Category: gentility

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Synonyms: gentility

waste time, dally, dawdle, loiter, linger, take one's time, delay, temporize, stall, procrastinate, pussyfoot around, drag one's feet, dither, hesitate, falter, vacillate, waver, hem and haw, shilly-shally, lollygag, let the grass grow under one's feet, tarry, dillydally, shillyshally, drag one's heels

Translations: gentility

french
distinction


russian
родовитость, знать, бережный, знатность

czech
vznešenost, uhlazenost

polish
dystynkcja

hungarian
középosztály

ukrainian
елегантність, знатність, знати, знать

estonian
peenekombelisus

croatian
otmjenost, uglađenost

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The meaning and "use of": gentility

noun
  • social superiority as demonstrated by genteel manners, behavior, or appearances.

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