Quotes of gent

  1. The intelligent are to the intelligentsia what a gentleman is to a gent – Stanley Baldwin

Usage examples for gent

  1. Know the old gent don't you – Torchy, Private Sec. by Sewell Ford
  2. “ He's left a gent more dead than alive back in Martindale and I want him – Way of the Lawless by Max Brand
  3. Come farmer Pemberton he added more quietly help me to hornament this gent and in a very brief space the two mastered and handcuffed the labourer – The Life of Thomas Wanless, Peasant by Alexander Johnstone Wilson
  4. And I asks you and this other gent which I takes him to be a friend o' yours and confidential I asks you can a man trust his own eyes and his own ears – Ravensdene Court by J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher
  5. St George's Church where she was buried was destroyed by fire in 1727 The register of that church has this record 1616 May 21 Rebecca Wrothe Wyff of Thomas Wroth gent A Virginia lady borne here was buried in ye chaunncle ” – The Story of Pocahantas by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  6. The old gent lost – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  7. “ I hope madame and the young ladies as well as this gent will be assured that If you go on much longer making excuses sir you will have to excuse the length of your excuses and it is time this came to an end – The Wandering Jew, Book II. by Eugene Sue
  8. It is often suggested that Mr Milliken's 'Arry is the survival or at least the descendant of the gent of Leech and the snob of Thackeray and Albert Smith – The History of "Punch" by M. H. Spielmann
  9. “ There's a gent named Riley Sinclair nobody ain't never seen before – The Rangeland Avenger by Max Brand
  10. D the Miss Hoggarties ma'am said the right honourable gent and he said it with such energy that his grey horse gave a sudden lash out that well nigh sent him over his head – The History of Samuel Titmarsh and the Great Hoggarty Diamond by William Makepeace Thackeray
  11. Well he was a wise gent – Black Jack by Max Brand
  12. “ Who's the young gent Clarence what – Shorty McCabe on the Job by Sewell Ford
  13. Damned funny gent Pete is ” – Black Jack by Max Brand
  14. That Mexican gent yonder knows me of old don't you Ramon – The Border Boys Across the Frontier by Fremont B. Deering
  15. He said Slap your chest 'peal to the honour of a British gent and pitch it in strong – Romance by Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
  16. “ I want to know who was the gent that most likely tipped off your warden friend – Torchy by Sewell Ford
  17. Was that Mexican gent del Rio in town – The Bells of San Juan by Jackson Gregory
  18. “ A man as was a Member of Parliament only last Session as belongs to no end of swell clubs a gent as well known in London as any gent about the town – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  19. First lady swing with the right hand round with the right hand gent – The Lady Doc by Caroline Lockhart
  20. If the gent don't choose to travel with it let him stop here and be d d – Chippinge Borough by Stanley J. Weyman