What is another word for gallant?

Synonyms for gallant
ˈgæl ənt for 1, 3, 4 ; gəˈlænt, -ˈlɑnt, ˈgæl ənt for 2, 5 ; n. gəˈlænt, -ˈlɑnt, ˈgæl ənt; gəˈlænt, -gal·lant

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gallant

    The adventurous man goes in quest of danger; the bold man stands out and faces danger or censure; the brave man combines confidence with resolution in presence of danger; the chivalrous man puts himself in peril for others' protection. The daring step out to defy danger; the dauntless will not flinch before anything that may come to them; the doughty will give and take limitless hard knocks. The adventurous find something romantic in dangerous enterprises; the venturesome may be simply heedless, reckless, or ignorant. All great explorers have been adventurous; children, fools, and criminals are venturesome. The fearless and intrepid possess unshaken nerves in any place of danger. Courageous is more than brave, adding a moral element: the courageous man steadily encounters perils to which he may be keenly sensitive, at the call of duty; the gallant are brave in a dashing, showy, and splendid way; the valiant not only dare great dangers, but achieve great results; the heroic are nobly daring and dauntless, truly chivalrous, sublimely courageous. Compare FORTITUDE.

    Synonyms:
    adventurous, bold, brave, chivalric, chivalrous, courageous, daring, dauntless, doughty, fearless, heroic, intrepid, undaunted, undismayed, valiant, venturesome

    Antonyms:
    afraid, cowardly, cringing, faint-hearted, fearful, frightened, pusillanimous, shrinking, timid, timorous

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. gallant

    Synonyms:
    brave, chivalrous, intrepid, courteous, heroic, fearless, courageous, valiant, bold, splendid, showy, gay

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, churlish, discourteous

Princeton's WordNet

  1. dandy, dude, fop, gallant, sheik, beau, swell, fashion plate, clotheshorsenoun

    a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance

    Synonyms:
    fop, boyfriend, tribal sheik, squire, swell, yawl, beau, tribal sheikh, young man, swain, sheik, dude, crestless wave, fashion plate, clotheshorse, sheikh, fellow, buster, dandy

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, discourteous, cowardly, unimpressive, fearful

  2. squire, gallantadjective

    a man who attends or escorts a woman

    Synonyms:
    sheik, beau, squire, swell, fashion plate, clotheshorse, dude, dandy, fop

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, fearful, unimpressive, cowardly, discourteous

  3. gallantadjective

    unflinching in battle or action

    "a gallant warrior"; "put up a gallant resistance to the attackers"

    Synonyms:
    proud, majestic, chivalrous, dashing, lofty, knightly

    Antonyms:
    cowardly, fearful, spiritless, unimpressive, discourteous

  4. dashing, gallantadjective

    lively and spirited

    "a dashing hero"

    Synonyms:
    raffish, dapper, majestic, lofty, proud, knightly, spiffy, chivalrous, spruce, rakish, dashing, snappy, natty, jaunty

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, unimpressive, cowardly, fearful, discourteous

  5. gallant, lofty, majestic, proudadjective

    having or displaying great dignity or nobility

    "a gallant pageant"; "lofty ships"; "majestic cities"; "proud alpine peaks"

    Synonyms:
    noble-minded, sublime, rarified, high-minded, proud, knightly, eminent, majestic, lofty, rarefied, regal, dashing, chivalrous, elevated, idealistic, soaring, towering, grand, high-flown, olympian, purple, royal, imperial, exalted

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, fearful, unimpressive, cowardly, discourteous

  6. chivalrous, gallant, knightlyadjective

    being attentive to women like an ideal knight

    Synonyms:
    chivalrous, proud, medieval, lofty, majestic, chivalric, knightly, dashing

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, discourteous, unimpressive, cowardly, fearful

Matched Categories

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gallantadjective

    Synonyms:
    gay, showy, fine, splendid, magnificent, well-dressed

  2. gallantadjective

    Synonyms:
    courageous, brave, valiant, intrepid, valorous, heroic, chivalrous, fearless, bold, game, daring, high-spirited

  3. gallantnoun

    Synonyms:
    beau, spark

  4. gallantnoun

    Synonyms:
    suitor, wooer, lover

  5. gallantnoun

    Synonyms:
    paramour

  6. gallantverb

    Synonyms:
    wait on (ladies), be attentive to

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. gallantadjective

    Synonyms:
    polite, deferential, courtly, chivalrous

  2. gallantnoun

    Synonyms:
    spark, beau, cicisbeo, philander, lover, suitor, seducer, paramour

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "gallant":

    valiant, chivalrous, brave, hao

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How to use gallant in a sentence?

  1. Nicholas II of Russia:

    In the days of the great struggle against the foreign enemies, who for nearly three years have tried to enslave our fatherland, the Lord God has been pleased to send down on Russia a new heavy trial. Internal popular disturbances threaten to have a disastrous effect on the future conduct of this persistent war. The destiny of Russia, the honor of our heroic army, the welfare of the people and the whole future of our dear fatherland demand that the war should be brought to a victorious conclusion whatever the cost. The cruel enemy is making his last efforts, and already the hour approaches when our glorious army together with our gallant allies will crush him. In these decisive days in the life of Russia, We thought it Our duty of conscience to facilitate for Our people the closest union possible and a consolidation of all national forces for the speedy attainment of victory. In agreement with the Imperial Duma We have thought it well to renounce the Throne of the Russian Empire and to

  2. Emir Abubakar Isa Ahmadu:

    We appreciate the gallant efforts of the Nigerian military, hunters and vigilantes that saw the liberation of our towns.

  3. Winston Churchill:

    Why you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman, and th most audacious soldier, put them at a table together-and what do you get? The sum of their fears.

  4. Winston Churchill, The Sum of All Fears by Tom Clancy:

    Why, you may take the most gallant sailor, the most intrepid airman or the most audacious soldier, put them at a table together- what do you get? The sum of all fears.

  5. The President:

    It was one of the largest and most daring rescue missions in American history. Pat and his team rescued 75 captives and killed 20 ISIS terrorists. Pat, you embody the righteous glory of American valor. We stand in awe of your heroic, daring and gallant deeds, you truly went above and beyond the call of duty to earn our nation's highest military honor.


Translations for gallant

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  • galantníCzech
  • ανδρείος, γενναίος, ιπποτικός, αβρός, ευγενήςGreek
  • galantaEsperanto
  • cortés, gallardo, valienteSpanish
  • شجاعPersian
  • ritarillinen, urhea, uljas, kunniallinenFinnish
  • braveFrench
  • वीरHindi
  • կնամեծարArmenian
  • galantaIdo
  • cavaliere, gentiluomo, galante, damerino, valorosoItalian
  • אַבִּירִיHebrew
  • 勇敢な, 勇ましいJapanese
  • animosusLatin
  • galantePortuguese
  • galantRomanian
  • галантный, бравый, доблестный, почтенный, джентльмен, отважный, любезный, смелый, щёголь, обходительный, храбрыйRussian
  • galant, tapperSwedish
  • ga-lăngVietnamese

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