knight–errantry

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noun knight–er·rant·ry \ˈnīt-ˈer-ən-trē\

Definition of knight–errantry

plural

knight–errantries

  1. 1 :  the practice or actions of a knight-errant

  2. 2 :  quixotic conduct

First Known Use of knight–errantry

1620


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