Definition of chivalry noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    chivalry

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    noun
    NAmE//ˈʃɪvəlri//
     
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  1. 1polite and kind behavior that shows a sense of honor, especially by men toward women
  2. 2(in the Middle Ages) the religious and moral system of behavior that the perfect knight was expected to follow the age of chivalry
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