Synonyms of gallantry


1. heroism, gallantry, valor, valour, valorousness, valiance, valiancy, courage, courageousness, bravery, braveness

usage: 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"

2. chivalry, gallantry, politesse, courtesy, good manners

usage: courtesy towards women

3. gallantry, courtesy

usage: polite attentiveness to women

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