简明英汉词典

gentry
[5dVentri]
n.
贵族们

美国传统词典[双解]

gentry
gen.try
AHD:[jμn“tr?]
D.J.[6d9entri8]
K.K.[6d9Wntri]
n.(名词)
【复数】 gen.tries

(1)

People of gentle birth, good breeding, or high social position.
出身名门者:出身高贵的人,有良好的教养或高层社会地位的人

(2)

An upper or ruling class.
上层阶级,统治阶级

(3)

The class of English landowners ranking just below the nobility.
乡绅:英国土地拥有者阶层,地位仅低于贵族

(4)

People of a particular class or group:
属特定阶级或群体的人:
another commuter from the suburban gentry.
来自郊区的又一个通勤者

语源

(1)

Middle English gentri [nobility of birth]
中古英语 gentri [出身贵族]

(2)

from Old French genterie
源自 古法语 genterie

(3)

variant of genterise, gentilise
genterise, gentilise的变体

(4)

from gentil [noble] * see gentle
源自 gentil [贵族] *参见 gentle

现代英汉词典

gentry
[5dVentrI]
n.
上流社会人士;绅士

现代英汉综合大辞典

gentry
[5dVentri]
n.

(1)

绅士们; 贵族们; [英](低于贵族的) 绅士阶级; 中上阶层人士

(2)

绅士的身分、地位

(3)

[谑、贬]人们; 一类[批]人
the newspaper gentry (=the gentry of the press)
新闻界人士

习惯用语

flash gentry
高级盗贼们; 高等流氓们

flash gentleman
高级盗贼们; 高等流氓们

the light-fingered gentry
扒手先生们

the light-fingered gentleman
扒手先生们

the red-coated gentry
[废]英国士兵

the silk -stocking gentry
有钱人士, 财主

the silk -stocking element
有钱人士, 财主

silk-stocking gentry
富人; 财主

美国传统词典

gentry
gen.try
AHD:[jμn“tr?]
D.J.[6d/entri8]
K.K.[6d/Wntri]
n.
pl. gen.tries

(1)

People of gentle birth, good breeding, or high social position.

(2)

An upper or ruling class.

(3)

The class of English landowners ranking just below the nobility.

(4)

People of a particular class or group:
another commuter from the suburban gentry.

语源

(1)

Middle English gentri [nobility of birth]

(2)

from Old French genterie

(3)

variant of genterise, gentilise

(4)

from gentil [noble] * see gentle

英汉航海大词典

gentry
n.贵族们,绅士们

英汉经贸大词典

gentry
n.贵族们,绅士们

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