Meaning of “gentility” in the English Dictionary

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"gentility" in British English

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gentilitynoun [ U ]

uk /dʒenˈtɪl.ə.ti/ us /dʒenˈtɪl.ə.t̬i/

the quality of being genteel:

an air (= manner) of gentility

(Definition of “gentility” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)