from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man in whose honor a gathering is held.
- n. A man who is currently an object of public attention.
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- n. A man who has recently caught the attention of, or is being admired or honoured by, a large number of people.
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The man of the hour was our veterinarian in a previous life: Dr. Reutlinger.