Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KNIGHTING

I hear the voice of God, O ye that weep, knighting your dear ones.

And in this way the ceremony of knighting the poor man was concluded.

She was three long days at Rye Royal—knighting of fat Mayors.

The Emperor showed his recognition of the gallant services by knighting the young man on the field of battle.

The knighting and tourney will come after the bridal, however, and it is easier to explain the two things separately.

As a climax to the knighting ceremony, Dan was promoted from Wolf to Bear rank.

Of the actual ceremony of the knighting of Mr. Drake they had a very fair view, though the figures were little and far away.

The mischief is, they made the poor man a saint, instead of knighting him, like Sir Richard Arkwright.

By permission of the King he then exercised the privileges of his new rank by knighting nine noble squires.