vaunt–courier

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noun vaunt–cou·ri·er \vȯnt-ˈku̇r-ē-ər, vänt-, -ˈkər-ē-, -ˈkə-rē-\

Definition of vaunt–courier

archaic

  1. :  forerunner

Origin and Etymology of vaunt–courier

borrowed from Middle French avant-courrier, literally, “advance courier”


First Known Use: 1560

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