Sentence Examples


  • In both of them the essential portion seems Modes of to have been the accolade or stroke of the sword.
  • Conferring But while in the one the accolade constituted the Knighthood.
  • The " accolade " may etymologically refer to the embrace, accompanied by a blow with the hand, characteristic of the longer form of knighting.
  • Everywhere else dubbing or the accolade seems to have become obsolete, and no other species of knighthood, if knighthood it can be called, is known except that which is dependent on admission to some particular order.
  • Accolades were bestowed upon a 50s rock compilation.

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