Gentlewoman Gen"tle*wom`an, n.; pl. {Gentlewomen}. [1913 Webster] 1. A woman of good family or of good breeding; a woman above the vulgar. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

2. A woman who attends a lady of high rank. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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