GENTRY Sentence, Example and UsageExamples and usage of GENTRY in prose and poetry
Usage of "GENTRY" in sentences
To better understand the meaning of GENTRY, certain examples of its usage are presented.Examples from famous English prose on the use of the word GENTRY
"Jacob raised his eyes to d’ortega’s, noticing the cowardice of unarmed gentry confronted with a commoner"- The word/phrase 'gentry' was used by 'Toni Morrison' in 'A mercy'.
"The gentry rode together"- 'Leo Tolstoy' has used the gentry in the novel War and peace.
"Among the gentry of the province, nikolai was respected, but not liked"- To understand the meaning of gentry, please see the following usage by Leo Tolstoy in War and peace.
"The landed gentry"
"The local gentry and professional classes had held aloof for the school had accepted their sons readily enough"
"The grammar schools were assuredly not intended for the gentry alone"