Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Examples from the Web for chivalresque
It is an antique virtue, that of forbearance; it is Biblical, nobly Arthurian, and chivalresque.The Pace That Kills
Cervantes wrote ‘Don Quixote’ as a satire on the Alcalde, who was a very proud man, full of chivalresque ideas.Tracks of a Rolling Stone
Henry J. Coke
The literature of the ancients is a transplanted literature with us; but romantic or chivalresque literature is indigenous.Women of Modern France (Illustrated)
Hugo Paul Thieme (1870-1940)
The legendary love which that charm inspired in Henri II had in it a troubadourian parade and a chivalresque effacement.