Sentence Examples


  • Among the gentry of the province Nicholas was respected but not liked.
  • The Polish nobles, gentry and Church - the educated classes generally - were crushed.
  • "It seems that even in the next world only the gentry are to have a chance!" remarked one.
  • You belong to the gentry? he concluded with a shade of inquiry in his tone.
  • Clusters of sixties and seventies-style subdivisions had blossomed during the post-war era of rush to the 'burbs. These look-alikes that originally carried names like Camelot or South Pacific were at first scorned by Parkside's gentry but had slowly gained a level of respectability.