Gentlefolk - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʒentlfoʊk|  American pronunciation of the word gentlefolk
Brit.  |ˈdʒɛnt(ə)lfəʊk|  British pronunciation of the word gentlefolk

noun

- people of good family and breeding and high social status

Examples

...an 18th-century painter whose works are typically of well-dressed gentlefolk wooing and frolicking in sylvan settings...

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