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Definition 1: port city in northwestern Belgium and industrial center; famous for cloth industry - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for gent in the sense of this definition

(gent is an instance of ...) a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts

"Ancient Troy was a great city"

(gent is an instance of ...) a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country

(... is part of gent) a monarchy in northwestern Europe; headquarters for the European Union and for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Definition 2: informal abbreviation of `gentleman' - [noun denoting person]

(gent is a kind of ...) a man of refinement

Definition 3: a boy or man - [noun denoting person]

Samples where gent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • that chap is your host
  • there's a fellow at the door
  • he's a likable cuss
  • he's a good bloke

Synonyms for gent in the sense of this definition

(gent is a kind of ...) a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies

(... is a kind of gent ) informal term for a man

"you lucky dog"

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