very gentlemanly

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  • I could not help thinking he was very gentlemanly and kind. Cited from A Fair Barbarian, by Francis Hodgson Burnett
  • They were both very gentlemanly-looking boys, and evidently attending some school. Cited from Lands of the Slave and the Free, by Henry A. Murray
  • But he was a very gentlemanly boy in many things. Cited from Cranford, by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  • He has been very gentlemanly, but you equally have been the self-respecting lady. Cited from Without a Home, by E. P. Roe
  • Most Englishmen I have met have been what we call very gentlemanly indeed. Cited from One Day's Courtship, by Robert Barr
  • He was very gentlemanly and kind and carried me up a place so steep I could not have reached it. Cited from Letters from Egypt, by Lucie Duff Gordon
  • The officer I found a very gentlemanly young man. Cited from James Braithwaite, the Supercargo, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The Chief is a young, good-looking man with refined European features and a very gentlemanly manner. Cited from A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State, by Marcus Dorman
  • "It was he who was very gentlemanly, I think!" said I. Cited from Bleak House, by Charles Dickens
  • A very gentlemanly-looking man, and three elegantly dressed ladies were sitting at the table. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume IV (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • This one confirmed her fears about herself in a very gentlemanly way and reaped his reward on the spot. Cited from Somewhere in Red Gap, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • He looked very smart, very gentlemanly, and all that. Cited from 'Twixt Land & Sea, by Joseph Conrad
  • We had two very gentlemanly companions, Swiss, who were going to London to visit the exhibition. Cited from Young Americans Abroad, by Various
  • Many of them, however, appear to be very gentlemanly navvies! Cited from The Lifeboat, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • M'Carstrow permits his very gentlemanly southern self to get into a rage. Cited from Our World, by Francis Colburn Adams
  • The very gentlemanly youth was in due time passed on to Oriel College, Oxford. Cited from The Wits and Beaux of Society, by Grace & Philip Wharton, Volume 2
  • He was a very gentlemanly person, good-natured and superior. Cited from 'Twixt Land & Sea, by Joseph Conrad
  • Of course it was not very gentlemanly -- it lessened her opinion of Mrs Brand. Cited from The Good Soldier, by Ford Madox Ford
  • About twilight-tide there came in a very gentlemanly Catholic priest. Cited from Memoirs, by Charles Godfrey Leland
  • I was conducted through the rooms opened to visitors by a very gentlemanly-looking man, who might be taken for an author himself, from his intellectual appearance and conversation. Cited from A Walk from London to John O'Groat's, by Elihu Burritt
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