- A military man serving on horse.
- A gay, sprightly, military man; hence, a gallant.
- One of the court party in the time of King Charles I, as contrasted with a Roundhead or an adherent of Parliament.
- A work of more than ordinary height, rising from the level ground of a bastion, etc., and overlooking surrounding parts.
- A well mannered man; a gentleman.
- gay, Gay; easy; offhand; frank.
Etymology: From .
- The very dignified officials were confused by his manner.
- high-spirited, High-spirited.
- supercilious, Supercilious; haughty; disdainful; curt; brusque.
- Of or pertaining to the party of King Charles I.
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