Sentence Examples


  • CAVALIER, a horseman, particularly a horse-soldier or one of gentle birth trained in knightly exercises.
  • Those were the knightly days of our profession, when we only bore arms to succor the distressed, and not to fill men's lamp-feeders.
  • Come, let us worship Beauty with the knightly faith of old, O Chivalry of Labor toiling for the Age of Gold !
  • Most castles were owned by knights and these knightly holdings at the end of the Middle Ages became gentry estates.
  • Tristram embodied the chivalrous and knightly ideal: he was a hunter, a musician, a skilled horseman and a master of languages.

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