Pronunciation of Gallant
/ɡˈalənt/, /ɡˈalənt/, /ɡ_ˈa_l_ə_n_t/
Synonyms for gallant:
stout, Don Juan.
heroic, unafraid, confident, courageous, chivalrous, intrepid, stalwart, Undauntable, valorous, stouthearted, brave, dauntless, valiant, fearless, undaunted, Fortitudinous, bold, defiant, undismayed, hardy.
brave, splendid (adjective)
glorious, courtly, courteous, stately, plucky, considerate, lionhearted, courageous, dignified, valorous, thoughtful, grand, noble, suave, game, attentive, valiant, dauntless, urbane, intrepid, lofty, doughty, heroic, daring, fearless, polite, magnanimous, dashing, bold, gracious, stouthearted.
chivalrous, decorous, hospitable, considerate, thoughtful, suave, agreeable, civil, urbane, courteous, ladylike, polite, gentlemanly, well-mannered, deferential, mannerly, dignified, well-bred, respectful, diplomatic, gracious, obliging, noble, graceful.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 6 (noun)
casanova, romeo, Don Juan, amorist, lothario.
Usage examples for gallant:
- Accordingly, Captain Saumarez, whose gallant conduct and zeal had been so manifest, was selected for this service. - "Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord de Saumarez, Vol. I", Sir John Ross.
- And in that storm Paul's gallant comrade fell. - "The Feast of the Virgins and Other Poems", H. L. Gordon.