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  1. 1
    a man who is always polite and honest and considers other people's needs

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  2. 2
    formal used for referring to a man whose name you do not know

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    1. a.

      gentlemen

      used for speaking to men in a group or audience

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    2. b.

      gentlemen

      used for speaking about men in a group

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  3. 4
    American spoken formal used by a member of a legislature when speaking or referring to another member

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any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat

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