gentlemanly young man

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  • He is the most gentlemanly young man that I have seen in the town. Cited from Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks, by Charles Felton Pidgin
  • He was a most gentlemanly young man, and he had splendid eyes! Cited from The Wit and Humor of America, Volume V (of X), by Various
  • The officer I found a very gentlemanly young man. Cited from James Braithwaite, the Supercargo, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He was a quiet, gentlemanly young man, who always kept his temper, however roughly spoken to by the captain. Cited from Peter the Whaler, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • He is an acquaintance of mine, and a gentlemanly young man, high in his profession. Cited from Life of Lord Byron, With His Letters And Journals, Vol. 5, ed. by Moore
  • So particular as you are, my dear, I wonder you are not glad to have such a gentlemanly young man for a brother. Cited from Middlemarch, by George Eliot[#1]
  • He is a gentlemanly young man; he seems even to be more, and one would not be apt to forget him. Cited from Homeward Bound, by James Fenimore Cooper
  • I seemed to see him as that well-dressed gentlemanly young man; and, raising my eyes from the paper, there he stood before me. Cited from The Observations of Henry, by Jerome K. Jerome
  • He went, of course, and was introduced to a very affable, gentlemanly young man, in his room at one of the hotels. Cited from No and Other Stories Compiled by Uncle Humphrey, by Various
  • Count Steinbock, dressed in black, struck the Baron as a very gentlemanly young man. Cited from Poor Relations, by Honore de Balzac
  • Yes, I will say so, but, I will add, the most gentlemanly young man that ever walked in the Burlington. Cited from Confessions of a Young Man, by George Moore [Intro.: Floyd Dell]
  • A perfectly gentlemanly young man, of courteous address and mild utterance, but means at least as much as he says. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 5, No. 27, January, 1860, by Various
  • The next morning a very gentlemanly young man knocked at my door, and entered and asked in perfect English for a Mr. Bell, who lived in the same house. Cited from Memoirs, by Charles Godfrey Leland
  • "That gentlemanly young man, who is so considerate?" Cited from The Idol of Paris, by Sarah Bernhardt
  • The portrait now presented to him was that of a broad-chested, well-made, gentlemanly young man of middle height, in a grey Tweed suit. Cited from Dusty Diamonds Cut and Polished, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Porson was a gentlemanly young man even for an artist, and he did not know what being "put away" meant, but he thought it best to explain that he intended nothing of the sort. Cited from Golden Stories, by Various
  • In the middle of Threadneedle Street, the gentlemanly young man suddenly stopped the cab and got out, leaving the clerk to pay the cabman. Cited from The Observations of Henry, by Jerome K. Jerome
  • They, on their part, were pleased to find in Will a young fellow of the same age as the other junior lieutenants and, withal, a pleasant, gentlemanly young man. Cited from For Name and Fame, by G. A. Henty
  • Clement had studied hard while on board the Russian frigate, and had become a polished and gentlemanly young man, in every way qualified for the position he was destined to hold. Cited from Happy Jack, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • His suspicions were aroused, and with an idea that a little blood-letting would give him relief, he wasted the entire evening lying in wait for a good-looking, gentlemanly young man with curly hair. Cited from Salthaven, by W. W. Jacobs
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