Adjective "Knight" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Knight


    Definition:

    1. a mounted soldier serving under a feudal superior in the Middle Ages.

    2. (in Europe in the Middle Ages) a man, usually of noble birth, who after an apprenticeship as page and squire was raised to honorable military rank and bound to chivalrous conduct.

    3. any person of a rank similar to that of the medieval knight.

    4. a man upon whom the nonhereditary dignity of knighthood is conferred by a sovereign because of personal merit or for services rendered to the country. In Great Britain

    Examples:

    "others can be knight."

    "hits can be knight."