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gentlewoman

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒen.tl̩ˌwʊm.ən/ us    /-t̬l̩-/ ( plural -women   /-wɪmɪn/   ) old-fashioned
a woman who belongs to a high social class, or who is kind, polite, and honest
Translations of “gentlewoman”
in Chinese (Traditional) 貴婦, 淑女, 有教養的女士…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贵妇, 淑女, 有教养的女士…
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