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A Woman of Distinction


"A Woman of Distinction" is a 1950 comedy film directed by Edward Buzzell.

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Google previewThe school etymological dictionary and word-book. (Chiefly an abridgment) [of Etymological and pronouncing dictionary]. (1872)

by James Stormonth

a woman of distinction or ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Film (1991)

by James Monaco

A Woman of Distinction 1950 (p); The Harlem Globetrotters ...

Google previewWalker Remodelled. A New Critical Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1836)

by Benjamin Humphrey Smart

A woman of distinction, correlative to Lord; the proper title of any woman whose husband is not of lower rank than a knight, or who is the daughter of a nobleman not lower than an earl; as a common name without being a title, ...

Google previewThe royal dictionary-cyclopædia, for universal reference, compiled under the direction of T. Wright (1862)

by Thomas Wright

J A woman of distinction. Originally the word was only applied to the wives and daughters of nobles and others in high rank, but by custom, any woman of genteel manners and good education is said to be a lady; a word of complaisance, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1832)

Intended to Exhibi ... : in Two Volumes by Noah Webster

A woman of distinction. Originally, the title of lady was given to the daughters of earls and others in high rank, but by custom, the title belongs to any woman of genteel education. 2. A word of complaisance; used of women. G uardian . 3.

Google previewThe student's English dictionary, the pronunciation adapted to the best modern usage by R. Cull (1865)

A woman raised or elevated in rank; a woman of distinction; correlative to lord; a title prefixed to the name of any woman whose husband is not of lower rink than a knight, or whose father was a ...

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