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3 definitions found
 for Gallantry
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Gallantry \Gal"lant*ry\, n.; pl. Gallantries. [F. galanterie.]
     1. Splendor of appearance; ostentatious finery. [Archaic]
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              Guess the gallantry of our church by this . . . when
              the desk whereon the priest read was inlaid with
              plates of silver.                     --Fuller.
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     2. Bravery; intrepidity; as, the troops behaved with great
        gallantry.
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     3. Civility or polite attention to ladies; in a bad sense,
        attention or courtesy designed to win criminal favors from
        a female; freedom of principle or practice with respect to
        female virtue; intrigue.
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     4. Gallant persons, collectively. [R.]
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              Helenus, Antenor, and all the gallantry of Troy.
                                                    --Shak.
  
     Syn: See Courage, and Heroism.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  gallantry
      n 1: the qualities of a hero or heroine; exceptional or heroic
           courage when facing danger (especially in battle); "he
           showed great heroism in battle"; "he received a medal for
           valor" [syn: heroism, gallantry, valor, valour,
           valorousness, valiance, valiancy]
      2: courtesy towards women [syn: chivalry, gallantry,
         politesse]
      3: polite attentiveness to women

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  87 Moby Thesaurus words for "gallantry":
     Dutch courage, address, addresses, amenity, amorous pursuit,
     attention, backbone, boldness, braveness, bravery, chivalrousness,
     chivalry, conspicuous gallantry, courage, courageousness, court,
     courtesy, courting, courtliness, courtly politeness, dauntlessness,
     debauchery, debauchment, deference, dissipation, dissoluteness,
     doughtiness, duty, fastness, fortitude, gallantness,
     gallantry under fire, greatheartedness, guts, heroicalness,
     heroism, homage, honor, intrepidity, intrepidness, invincibility,
     knightliness, libertinage, libertinism, license, licentiousness,
     lionheartedness, manfulness, manhood, manliness, martial spirit,
     mettle, military spirit, noblesse oblige, poise, pot-valor,
     profligacy, prowess, rakishness, resolution, reverence, sand,
     savoir faire, serenade, soldierly quality, spirit, stalwartness,
     stoutheartedness, stoutness, suavity, suing, suit, tact, ten,
     unbridledness, unconquerableness, urbanity, valiance, valiancy,
     valor, valorousness, venery, virtue, wenching, whoring, wildness,
     wooing
  
  

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