gentleman's gentleman


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gentleman's gentleman

n.
A manservant; a valet.

gen′tleman's gen′tleman


n.
a valet.
[1715–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gentleman's gentleman - a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employergentleman's gentleman - a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
body servant - a valet or personal maid
manservant - a man servant
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It was hardly possible to look at the gentleman's gentleman, so very haughtily did he stand in the doorway."
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"Bill was a 'Gentleman's Gentleman,'" said Rich Hosier, a long-time colleague of Magie's at Magie Bros.
Join the gentleman's gentleman around the court and gardens and be amazed at the fascinating stories of Victorian chaps.
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