liege man


Definition of liege man

1 : vassal
2 : a devoted follower

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a highly influential anthropologist whose liege men can now be found in a score of major universities

First Known Use of liege man

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Liege man.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 24 January 2020.

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a feeling of well-being or elation

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