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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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