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liege man

noun

Definition of liege man

  1. 1 :  vassal

  2. 2 :  a devoted follower



Examples of liege man in a sentence

  1. <a highly influential anthropologist whose liege men can now be found be a score of major universities>



14th Century

First Known Use of liege man

14th century


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