Meaning of “chivalrous” in the English Dictionary

"chivalrous" in British English

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chivalrousadjective

uk /ˈʃɪv.əl.rəs/ us /ˈʃɪv.əl.rəs/
chivalrously
adverb uk /ˈʃɪv.əl.rəs.li/ us /ˈʃɪv.əl.rəs.li/

"After you," he said chivalrously, holding open the door.

(Definition of “chivalrous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chivalrous" in American English

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chivalrousadjective

us /ˈʃɪv·əl·rəs/

(of men) very polite and kind toward women

(Definition of “chivalrous” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)