genteel

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /dʒɛnˈtiːl/

Adjective[change]

Positive
genteel

Comparative
more genteel

Superlative
most genteel

  1. Genteel means refined and showing the polite manners and traditions of society.
    Crook your pinkie when you drink tea. People will think you have a genteel background.