knight knight  /ˈnaɪt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
  2. (n) a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  3. (v) raise (someone) to knighthood

Synonym(s)

dub

Usage(s):

  • When Ervin Kotowski was installed recently as grand knight of Milwaukee's largest Knights of Columbus Council, he got a telegram of congratulations from Circuit Judge Claire Voss.

News

  1. Jim Knight selected as CMED director of marketing and communications

    Jim Knight, a former finalist for Central Michigan University director of student publications, has been hired as the College of [...]
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Central Michigan Life

  2. White Knight Productions launch new "Webisodes"

    VESTAL -- Southern Tier business will now have a new way to reach the community through educational entertainment, or edu-tainment. Local production company, White Knight Productions, is launching WKP-TV which will feature 2-3 minute webisodes. The site will have different channels ranging from food and drink to gardening to entertainment and much more. For the Southern Tier's aging population ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: FOX 40 Binghamton

  3. Knight Hotspot FX Named Best Platform for Hedge Funds in Profit & Loss Readers' Choice Awards

    JERSEY CITY, N.J., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --  Knight Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE Euronext: KCG) today announced that Knight Hotspot FX was named "Best Platform for Hedge Funds" among non-banks ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "Gladys Knight sang her heart out. Now we prepare to lay him to rest," Sharpton posted on his Twitter account during the service that was held outside and then within the marble mausoleum.
    on Sep 3, 2009 By: Al Sharpton Source: msnbc.com

  2. "No, I did not call (co-star) TR (Knight) a faggot," Washington said. "Never happened, never happened."
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Isaiah Washington Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "All of us who worked with Heath on 'The Dark Knight' accept with an awful mixture of sadness but incredible pride," Nolan said. "After Heath passed, you saw a hole ripped in the future of cinema."
    on Jan 11, 2009 By: Christopher Nolan Source: USA Today

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