cavalier

(redirected from Cavaliers)
Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • all
  • adj
  • noun

Synonyms for cavalier

Synonyms for cavalier

a gallant or courtly gentleman

Synonyms

Related Words

a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War

Synonyms

Related Words

given to haughty disregard of others

Synonyms

Related Words

References in classic literature ?
When they spoke, although Teresa listened timidly and with downcast eyes to the conversation of her cavalier, as Luigi could read in the ardent looks of the good-looking young man that his language was that of praise, it seemed as if the whole world was turning round with him, and all the voices of hell were whispering in his ears ideas of murder and assassination.
Winterbourne stood there; he had turned his eyes toward Daisy and her cavalier.
Presently he pointed out the young girl and her cavalier to Mrs.
Here are two written by Richard Lovelace, the very model of a gay cavalier.
James Graham, Marquis of Montrose, was another cavalier poet whose fine, sad story you will read in history.
In these few cavalier songs we can see the spirit of the times.
There is another song by a cavalier poet which I should like to give you.
The islanders looked upon the people who made this cavalier appropriation of their shores with mingled feelings of fear and detestation.
Mademoiselle de Montalais was right; the young cavalier was goodly to look upon.
The young man, in the meantime, dismounted; and whilst the others were making their remarks upon the fine horse the cavalier rode, the soldier returned.
She came flying out of the gate on horseback and it would have been all I would have seen of her if - and this is for you, Signorino - if she hadn't pulled up in the main alley to wait for a very good-looking cavalier.
Baisemeaux, seated at table, was rubbing his hands and looking at the bishop of Vannes, who, booted like a cavalier, dressed in gray and sword at side, kept talking of his hunger and testifying the liveliest impatience.
As you said, I have on the boots of a cavalier, but I do not intend, for all that, to embroil myself with the church this evening.
5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cleveland Cavaliers have partnered with Gimbal, Inc.
LeBron James scored 32 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers shot the lights to deliver an emphatic 127-94 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday night.