knightly


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Synonyms for knightly

Synonyms for knightly

characterized by elaborate but usually formal courtesy

Synonyms for knightly

characteristic of the time of chivalry and knighthood in the Middle Ages

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being attentive to women like an ideal knight

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Crossroads had, as he explained, been rare places for knightly spear-runnings,
And Lord de Winter retired swearing, which at that period was a very knightly habit.
Brat now attracts numerous A-listers - regulars includes the actor Keira Knightly who turned up with Chelsea Clinton on New Year's Eve, also the band Coldplay, and the guitarist The Edge from U2, who just happens to be Tomos's guitar hero.
The author quoted journalist Phillip Knightly, who was on the first royal tour with the Queen, as saying that there was an unwritten agreement.
RIPON: 1.50 Luxor, 2.30 Rivera Nights, 3.05 East Street Review, 3.35 Staxton, 4.10 Tapis Libre, 4.45 Case Key, 5.20 Knightly Spirit.
On Tuesday, it appeared to people living on Keighley Avenue in Wallasey that their street had become "Knightly Avenue" without anyone letting them know.
Moore's Knightly Pleasure also merits an interest in the Boughton's Handicap Hurdle (3.40).
There's a distinct British flair, what with the Iron Age hill forts, and knightly regalia, manticores, ogres, allies beaming into your aid from another dimension and, of course, whopping great dragons.
Part III addresses the reality of knightly bloodshed and the implications of its literary manifestations.
After a 15-month whirlwind romance, Faiers and her partner Paul Knightly became parents to a baby son at the end of last year.
New York, July 1 ( ANI ): Adam Levine has said that his latest gig alongside Keira Knightly in 'Born Again' was a passion project, rather than just another paycheck.
NEWCASTLE: 12.10 Knightly Escapade, 12.40 Indigo Rock, 1.15 Be My Present, 1.45 Mulligan's Man, 2.15 Northern Acres, 2.50 Settledoutofcourt, 3.25 Utopian.
Scott Knightly discovered his professional passion while restoring old homes and historic buildings.
All day something seems to be happening in the castle and the kids are always kept amused, particularly by the Warwick Warriors, who gave a knightly display of chopping a wooden pole with their swords.