Synonyms and Antonyms for knight

1. knight (n.)

originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit

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2. knight-errant (n.)

a wandering knight travelling in search of adventure


3. knight (n.)

a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)


4. knight (v.)

raise (someone) to knighthood