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English noun: gent

1. gent (person) informal abbreviation of `gentleman'

Broader (hypernym)gentleman

2. gent (person) a boy or man

SamplesThat chap is your host.
There's a fellow at the door.
He's a likable cuss.
He's a good bloke.

Synonymsblighter, bloke, chap, cuss, fella, feller, fellow, lad

Broader (hypernym)male, male person

Narrower (hyponym)dog

3. Gent (location) port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry

SynonymsGand, Ghent

Instance hypernymcity, metropolis, port, urban center

Part meronymBelgique, Belgium, Kingdom of Belgium

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