Definitions

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  • n. A harbinger.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A harbinger.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Middle English forms of harbinger.

Etymologies

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See harbinger.

Examples

  • No hosteler or herbergeour might entertain a stranger longer than a day and a night, unless he undertook to answer for his guest's behaviour, and he was left in no uncertainty as to the course of conduct he was expected to pursue towards the always undesirable alien.

    The Customs of Old England

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