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knighthood

knight·hood

knighthood

 
pronunciation:
naIt hUd
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the rank or position held by a knight.
definition 2: characteristics or behavior suitable to a knight.
similar words:
chivalry
definition 3: knights as a group.
similar words:
chivalry
Word Parts
The word knighthood contains the following part:
-hood Old English noun-forming suffix that means 1. state, condition; 2.the whole group of