knight's service


Also found in: Thesaurus, Legal.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.knight's service - land tenure by service to the lord as a knight
service - (law) the acts performed by an English feudal tenant for the benefit of his lord which formed the consideration for the property granted to him
References in periodicals archive ?
Author Knight's service with the British Territorial Army in Iraq 2005-07 stimulated his interest in British military actions in what was then known as Mesopotamia in WWI.
Used cars and Knight's service department for transmissions, tires and other work have always accounted for 80 percent of business, Mr.