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English definition of “chivalrous”


adjective     /ˈʃɪv.əl.rəs/
A chivalrous man is polite, honest, fair, and kind towards women.Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful chivalrously     /-li/ adverb "After you," he said chivalrously, holding open the door.Polite and respectfulPolite and respectful
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