knight errant Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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knight errantnoun [C]

uk   us   (plural knights errant) literary
a medievalknight who ​travelled around doing ​brave things and ​helpingpeople who were in ​trouble
(Definition of knight errant from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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