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black knight

n
(Commerce) commerce a person or firm that makes an unwelcome takeover bid for a company. Compare grey knight, white knight
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The lance of the black knight smote full upon the linden shield of his foeman, the staggering weight of the mighty black charger hurtled upon the gray who went down with his rider into the dust of the highway.
With raised visor the black knight rode back to the side of his vanquished foe.
They rode on leaving the dead knight where he had fallen, but always in his memory the child carried the thing that he had seen, longing for the day when he should be great and strong like the formidable black knight.
Well then, and gave him the knight-stroke so I raise you to nobility, who begged for grace for your offense now kneels before me, rise as knight; knavish you have acted, and Knave of Bergen shall you be called henceforth, and gladly the Black knight rose; three cheers were given in honor of the Emperor, and loud cries of joy testified the approbation with which the Queen danced still once with the Knave of Bergen."
Speculation swirled in the Vegas media around a variation on the Black Knights theme.
A packed field of 94 golfers competed in Awali Golf Club's Black Knights Black-Ball Stableford competition.
Lawson, Black Knights Rule shows the lineage of one of the Navy's most popular fighter squadrons.
HC improved to 15-10, 9-4 in the PL, and snapped a third-place tie with the Black Knights (12-12, 8-5).
He was given the out-of-court settlement after taking legal action against Black Knights parachute centre in Cockerham, Lancashire.
The correct terms are white knights and black knights. If the average hacker is a male between 16 and 25, why are most of the people arrested--and most of the ones you mentioned--in their 30s?
The regular season series is tied at 1-1, as the Black Knights (7-19-5, 7-14-5) defeated the Crusaders, 7-2, on Oct.