Sentence Examples


  • "Appreciate the chivalry," Katie retorted.
  • But strategic considerations were cancelled by the Persian barons' code of chivalry, and Alexander found them waiting for him on the banks of the Granicus.
  • But sometimes it was a really noble and inspiring strain that reached these woods, and the trumpet that sings of fame, and I felt as if I could spit a Mexican with a good relish--for why should we always stand for trifles?--and looked round for a woodchuck or a skunk to exercise my chivalry upon.
  • They talk to us of the rules of war, of chivalry, of flags of truce, of mercy to the unfortunate and so on.
  • I saw chivalry and flags of truce in 1805; they humbugged us and we humbugged them.

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