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gentlefolk in Sociology topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishgentlefolkgen‧tle‧folk /ˈdʒentlfəʊk $ -foʊk/ noun [plural] old use 🔊 🔊 SSCLASS IN SOCIETYpeople belonging to the higher social classes
Examples from the Corpus
gentlefolkBorn of gentlefolk, she lived near Godalming in west Surrey.