Definition of gentleman's gentleman in English:

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gentleman's gentleman

Pronunciation: /ˌjentlˌmənz ˈjentlmən/


A valet.
Example sentences
  • Jeeves is not a butler, of course, nor just a valet, but something more - a gentleman's gentleman.
  • He was the butler in the TV show, referred to as a gentleman's gentleman.
  • I don't think this will persuade my gentleman's gentleman that brown suits are ever acceptable.

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Syllabification: gen·tle·man's gen·tle·man

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