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white knight

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a person who actively supports or favors a cause
  • a deserving cause in need of a charismatic white knight who will galvanize public support

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The first known use of white knight was in 1628

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“White knight.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/white%20knight. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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