Definition of Chevalier

1. Noun. French actor and cabaret singer (1888-1972).




2. Noun. A gallant or courtly gentleman.
Exact synonyms: Cavalier
Generic synonyms: Male Aristocrat

Definition of Chevalier

1. n. A horseman; a knight; a gallant young man.

Definition of Chevalier

1. Noun. A cavalier; a knight. ¹

2. Noun. In tarot cards, the card between the valet and the dame ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chevalier

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chevalier

chetotaxy
chetrum
chetrums
chetvert
chetverts
chevachie
chevachies
chevage
chevages
cheval-de-frise
cheval de frise
chevalet
chevalets
chevalier (current term)
chevaliers
chevauchée
chevaux-de-frise
chevaux de frise
chevelure
chevelures
cheven
chevens
cheventein
cheventeins
cheverel
cheverels
cheveril
cheverils

Literary usage of Chevalier

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1. The Works of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster, Edward Everett (1851)
"THE chevalier d'Arga'i'z had the honor to receive, with the Secretary of State's note of the 3d instant, copies of two letters received at his department ..."

2. The Works of Daniel Webster by Daniel Webster, Edward Everett (1851)
"[TRANSLATION.] Washington, April 5,1841. THE chevalier ... on learning the decision of the District Court of Connecticut, informed the chevalier ..."

3. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson (1904)
"He would have been happy to have paid his respects to the chevalier de Onis in ... He salutes the chevalier de Onis with assurances of his high respect and ..."

4. The Writings of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Jefferson Memorial Association of the United States (1903)
"He would have been happy to have paid his respects to the chevalier de Onis in ... He salutes the chevalier de Onis with assurances of his high respect and ..."

5. Daniel Defoe: His Life and Recently Discovered Writings: Extending from 1716 by Lee, William, Daniel Defoe (1869)
"They say the chevalier is very Disconsolate, and much dejected at the bad News ... What Consolation this can be to the chevalier, I cannot indeed dive into, ..."

6. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography by Historical Society of Pennsylvania (1883)
"Peter Renaudet chevalier, born Dec. 12,1761, was graduated at the University of ... Richard chevalier, named in his father's will, dead in 1805. 7. ..."

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