cavalierism

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cavalier +‎ -ism

NounEdit

cavalierism (plural cavalierisms)

  1. The practice or principles of cavaliers.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Last modified on 28 November 2012, at 23:23