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Courageous behavior, esp. in battle
- a medal awarded for outstanding
during the raid
Polite attention or respect given by men to women
Actions or words used when paying such attention
heroism: 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"
chivalry: courtesy towards women
polite attentiveness to women
(gallant) dandy: a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance
(gallant) unflinching in battle or action; "a gallant warrior"; "put up a gallant resistance to the attackers"
(gallant) dashing: lively and spirited; "a dashing hero"
(gallant) squire: a man who attends or escorts a woman
(gallant) having or displaying great dignity or nobility; "a gallant pageant"; "lofty ships"; "majestic cities"; "proud alpine peaks"
(gallant) chivalrous: being attentive to women like an ideal knight
(gallant) fashionable young man, who is polite and attentive to women; one who woos, a lover, a suitor, a seducer; variant of topgallant; brave, valiant; honourable; grand, noble
(Gallant) A variation of the Sergeant, based on rapier combat.
(63 gallant) (of a man or his behavior) giving special attention and respect to women; chivalrous
(Gallant) An 18th century compositional style that was light, elegant, non-contrapuntal, and highly ornamented.
(Gallant) Brave, spirited, noble-minded, or chivalrous:
(Gallant) smartly stylish, brave
bravery; devotion to women; polite act or speech
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