Cavalier

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War
  • a gallant or courtly gentleman
  • given to haughty disregard of others

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a gallant or courtly gentleman ,
  • a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War

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  • Cavalier: For other uses, see Cavalier (disambiguation). Cavalier (/ˌkævəˈlɪər/) was a name first used by Parliamentarians as a term of abuse for the wealthier
  • Cavalier poet: Cavalier Poets is a broad description of a school of English poets of the 17th century, who came from the classes that supported King Charles I during
  • Cavalier (Nedor Comics): Cavalier was later revived by Alan Moore for his work at America's Best Comics. The Cavalier was the secret identity of Rance Raleigh. The Cavalier only
  • Cavalier (fortification): A cavalier is a fortification which is built within a larger fortification, and which is higher than the rest of the work. It usually consists of a raised
  • MV British Cavalier: British Cavalier was a 9,891 GRT tanker that was built in 1942 for the Ministry of War Transport (MoWT) as Empire Cavalier. In 1945 she was sold to the
  • Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel is a small spaniel classed as a toy dog by The Kennel Club and the American Kennel Club. It is one of the most popular
  • Cavalier Corporation: Cavalier Corporation Limited is a New Zealand company specializing in the manufacturer of broadloom wool carpet. Floated in 1984, the company was included
  • Cavalier hat: A cavalier hat is a variety of wide-brimmed hat popular in the seventeenth century. These hats were often made from felt, and usually trimmed with an ostrich
  • Star Cavalier: The Star Cavalier is an American-built two-seat high-wing light aircraft first introduced in the late 1920s. The Star Aircraft division of Phillips Petroleum
  • Cavalier (magazine): Cavalier is an American magazine that was launched by Fawcett Publications in 1952 and has continued for decades, eventually evolving into a Playboy-style

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* If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down We might, if they screamed all the time, for no good reason. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts


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