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Synonyms for cavalier
ˌkæv əˈlɪər, ˈkæv əˌlɪərcav·a·lier

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  1. cavalier, chevaliernoun

    a gallant or courtly gentleman

    Synonyms:
    chevalier

    Antonyms:
    submissive

  2. Cavalier, Royalistadjective

    a royalist supporter of Charles I during the English Civil War

    Synonyms:
    chevalier, monarchist

    Antonyms:
    submissive

  3. cavalier, high-handedadjective

    given to haughty disregard of others

    Synonyms:
    high-handed

    Antonyms:
    submissive

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cavaliernoun

    Synonyms:
    knight, equestrian, horseman, chevalier, horse-soldier

  2. cavaliernoun

    Synonyms:
    partisan of charles I

  3. cavalieradjective

    Synonyms:
    disdainful, haughty, arrogant, supercilious, scornful, insolent, pert, impertinent, saucy

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How to use cavalier in a sentence?

  1. Mike McKeever:

    Don’t be cavalier about paying the money back, that kind of attitude could ruin the relationship.

  2. John Paff:

    It was extreme, in my view, because of the cavalier attitude, the way this cop acted, this is outrageous.

  3. Noel Lozares:

    There are a lot of negative stereotypes associated with chiropractors, i’ve had chiropractor colleagues who have worked on me who are good and judicious. But, unfortunately, there are those who are cavalier.

  4. World Athletics:

    Should we have the Games ? Yes, we should. Can we have them safely and secure ? I believe we can, i'm not cavalier about that. But I do think there are systems that are now tried and tested. We know so much more about these systems than we did a year ago.

  5. Scott Allen:

    To some extent I'm still nervous. I think we live in a time where sort of normal decency and normal rules don't seem to apply, and people can be quite vicious, so I'm not cavalier about our situation. ... We try to proceed at each step cautiously while at the same time doing what we have to do.


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