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Cavalier Servant

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in Italian cicisbeʹo, and in Spanish corteʹjo. A gentleman that chaperones married ladies.

Coach, servants, gondola, he goes to call,

And carries fan and tippet, gloves and shawl.”


Byron: Beppo, st. xl.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Causes
Cautelous
Cauther (Al)
Caution Money
Caut ser
Cava
Cavalerie à Pied
Cavalier
Cavalier or Chevalier de St. George
Cavalier Servant
Cavaliers
Cavall
Cave-dwellers
Cave In
Cavê ne literas Bellerophontis adferras
Cave of Achadh Aldai
Cave of Adullam (The)
Cave of Mammon
Caveat
Caveat Emptor