Her grandfather was decorated for gallantry at Vimy Ridge and went on to found the Canadian armored corps.
Felix is a good man, but his instincts toward decency— an act of gallantry on the Tube—eventually prove fatal for him.
They ennobled their race by their gallantry on that desperate occasion.
But what right had he to defend from gallantry the woman he was about to forswear before the world?
The stranger, however, picking up her cap with an air of gallantry, interposed.
Still, we took the position owing to gallantry of men like your son.
Jarrett introduced Knoedler, who had suggested this piece of gallantry.
But however vexed the controversy over the cause of the explosion, there has been no denial of the gallantry of its victims.
How I admire the gallantry of your youthful spirit, Mr. Lorry.
Go and lavish your Beau Brummel gallantry on the wives of our leading citizens.
1590s, "fine appearance," from French galanterie (16c.), from Old French galant (see gallant). Meaning "gallant behavior" is from 1630s. Middle English had gallantness "merriment, gaiety, high living" (late 15c.).