knight

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Hypernyms for knight

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Definitions for knight

  • verb - raise (someone) to knighthood; "The Beatles were knighted"
  • noun - a chessman shaped to resemble the head of a horse; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  • noun - originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
  • Pronounciation of knight

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    Synonyms for knight

    horse dub

    Antonyms for knight

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    Holonyms for knight

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    Hyponyms for knight

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    Meronyms for knight

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    Sounds like knight

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