chivalrously

All Adverb
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  • She was pretty and soft, and had been chivalrously treated all her days. Cited from The Call of the Wild, by Jack London
  • "How comes it that in this wild place you have learned to speak so chivalrously?" Cited from The Black Douglas, by S. R. Crockett
  • He chivalrously married the daughter of the lodging-house where he resided before I took him. Cited from The Egoist, by George Meredith
  • Fevrier was going to die in five minutes, and meant to die chivalrously like a gentleman. Cited from Ensign Knightley and Other Stories, by A. E. W. Mason
  • Altogether, I think he acted more wisely, though less chivalrously, than some might have done in his place. Cited from Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, No. 330, April 1843, Vol. 53
  • "I guess this lady can say anything she wants!" declared the foreman chivalrously. Cited from Tutt and Mr. Tutt, by Arthur Train
  • He is ready to attack, but when he sees Lady Liberty, he chivalrously apologizes.
  • Nothing, however, could be more frank or chivalrously devoted than the language of Maurice to the Queen. Cited from History United Netherlands, 1585e by Motley
  • Chivalrously avoiding any suggestion of tenderness, he shook hands and went off towards the town. Cited from The Hunt Ball Mystery, by William Magnay
  • Herbert chivalrously took upon himself the duty of response. Cited from Gentle Julia, by Booth Tarkington
  • My experience is that recruits chivalrously fire into the air without waiting to see the enemy at all, let alone the whites of their eyes. Cited from A Chance Acquaintance, by W. D. Howells
  • Julian Horne, who generally got on with her, chivalrously moved his seat near to her, and tried to talk. Cited from Helena, by Mrs. Humprey Ward
  • Meanwhile Fink had again taken up his post against the tree-trunk, and chivalrously kept aloof. Cited from Debit and Credit, by Gustav Freytag
  • O reader, to whom God has sent moderate success, always be chivalrously kind and considerate to such a disappointed man! Cited from The Recreations of A Country Parson, A. K. H. Boyd
  • So now, in this solitary hour, he looked his trouble -- courageously, chivalrously -- in the face. Cited from Missing, by Mrs. Humphry Ward [AKA: Mary Augusta Arnold Ward]
  • With his crew of six, he was picked up by Admiral Cervera himself and treated quite chivalrously.
  • Eddie meanwhile takes every opportunity possible to make a scene and force Richie to behave chivalrously.
  • Then he'll walk out and draw a thousand dollars from one of our little private banks further along the road for so chivalrously throwing himself into the breach! Cited from Blacksheep! Blacksheep!, by Meredith Nicholson
  • Two went on with the wounded lad; the rest remained, and chivalrously devoted themselves to Helen as a body-guard. Cited from Kitty's Class Day And Other Stories, by Louisa M. Alcott
  • Bertie chivalrously lets her sleep in his bed whilst he tries to sleep in the garage.
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