What is another word for Gentlewomen?

347 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛntə͡lwˌɪmɪn], [ d‍ʒˈɛntə‍lwˌɪmɪn], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_t_əl_w_ˌɪ_m_ɪ_n]

Related words: gentlewomen in the 18th century, women's suffrage in the 18th century, women's rights in the 18th century, 18th century women's rights, women's rights violations in the 18th century


  • What is a gentlewoman? what does a woman need to be in order to be considered a gentlewoman? in what?

    Synonyms for Gentlewomen:

    How to use "Gentlewomen" in context?

    When referring to females, the word "gentlewoman" arises with connotations of refinement, gentility, and politeness. Historically, Gentlewomen were restricted from engaging in pursuits such as athletics, warfare, and public speaking. As such, they were primarily responsible for managing the household, raising children, and being companions to their husbands. In more recent times, the definition of a "gentlewoman" has expanded to include professional women and women of all ages who uphold traditional etiquette and social values.

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