chivalric chivalric

Definition(s):

  • (adj) characteristic of the time of chivalry and knighthood in the Middle Ages

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. That night, De Castries summoned his staff to Junon, his command post, for one last chivalric rite of battle: he decorated Lieut.
  2. Fans of the Western will say that trope simply proves the purity of the form: that it's a fable, a parable, a chivalric test of manhood.
  3. This project promised to be the crowning achievement of a Chicago kid steeped in the lore and chivalric code of the bad guy.

News

  • UGA bee scientist inducted into British chivalric order

    Long past are the days in which British royalty knighted nobles for their services in battles. Recently, though, a British ambassador inducted a University of Georgia professor into a chivalric order for his struggle to halt the demise of bees.
    on March 13, 2014     Source: Athens Banner-Herald

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