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verb as in dub


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

Nearly every morning before school, Dan was up early making articles which could be used at the grand knighting ceremony.

There's more knighting than comes from the King's hand, my good Philpotts.

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

In the north, the last great knighting, when 'twas God's great mercy we were not all knights.

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On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to knighting, such as: designate, nickname, baptize, bestow, call, and christen.

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