Cavaliero

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Cavaliero A cavalier; a gallant; a libertine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n cavaliero A cavalier; a gallant.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Cavaliero a cavalier
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Sp. caballero,. See Cavalier
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr.,—It. cavallo. See Cavalcade.

Usage

In literature:

Have you the courage to behold with your own eyes what the Cavaliero Philippo Forester is now doing?
"My Aunt Margaret's Mirror From Short Stories Published in "The Keepsake Annual" of 1828" by Sir Walter Scott
I remember, about ten years ago, the Signor had a quarrel with a cavaliero of Milan.
"The Mysteries of Udolpho" by Ann Radcliffe
Comrades, his walking mates, he's a gallant, a Cavaliero too, right hangman cut.
"Every Man In His Humour" by Ben Jonson
These are words such as no honourable cavaliero can abide.
"Micah Clarke" by Arthur Conan Doyle
PAZZI, Cavaliero, founder of the Accademia Colombaria, ii.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 3 (of 3)" by Isaac Disraeli
In the great hall are divers excellent paintings of Cavaliero Giuseppe d'Arpino, a statue in brass of Sextus V. and of Leo X., of marble.
"The Diary of John Evelyn (Vol 1 of 2)" by John Evelyn
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