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lady (or man or gentleman) of leisure

Definition of lady or man or gentleman of leisure in English:

A woman or man of independent means or whose time is free from obligations to others.
Example sentences
  • We are not, in this day and age a place for the polishing of young men of leisure into gentlemanly ways.
  • They are men of leisure, going on a voyage down the Thames River from Kingston to Oxford.
  • But although that is now on hold, she has no plans of becoming a lady of leisure.
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