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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Conspicuous bravery.

Usage examples (34)
  • High station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.
  • Their tradition of gallantry is typical of the Canadian Forces with their battle honours, with their thousands of dead in two world wars, and their countless awards for...
  • In the interests of a little gallantry, that is to say
  • Yet there are viragoes who have had the indecency to call gallantry an "insult to woman." for more
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