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chivalry
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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Definition
the medieval principles governing knighthood and knightly conduct such as honor, kindness, bravery, and protection of the weak

or:

courtesy — especially of men towards women
  • His shoes were tapered, as elegant as chivalry in the stirrups or the end of a lizard entering a crevice.
    Chapter 21 (68% in)
  • "That's just his form of salute or chivalry.
    Chapter 13 (53% in)
  • O chivalry, O Abbot Suger!
    Chapter 21 (59% in)

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