What is another word for genteel?

343 synonyms found


[ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_t_iː_l], [ d͡ʒˈɛntiːl], [ d‍ʒˈɛntiːl]

Synonyms for Genteel:

eastern poison oak (adjective) elegant (adjective) fashionable (adjective) prissy (adjective) genteel (noun) eastern poison oak elegant Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Genteel:

  1. heel, deal, real, reel, leal, spiel, eel, seal, heal, meal, steel, neel, wheel, kneel, weil, teal, veal, peel, steal, zeal, scheele, keel, peal, steele, feel, squeal;
  2. puerile, appeal, repeal, conceal, ordeal, congeal, abele, anneal, unreal, ideal, surreal, reveal, unseal, brasil;
  3. automobile;

Quotes for Genteel:

  1. A rude nature is worse than a brute nature by so much more as man is better than a beast: and those that are of civil natures and genteel dispositions are as much nearer to celestial creatures as those that are rude and cruel are to devils. Margaret Cavendish.
  2. Dialect words are those terrible marks of the beast to the truly genteel Thomas Hardy.
  3. I am a journalist in the field of etiquette. I try to find out what the most genteel people regularly do, what traditions they have discarded, what compromises they have made. Amy Vanderbilt.