vaunt-courier

noun
vaunt-cou·​ri·​er | \ vȯnt-ˈku̇r-ē-ər How to pronounce vaunt-courier (audio) , vänt-, -ˈkər-ē-, -ˈkə-rē- \

Definition of vaunt-courier

archaic

First Known Use of vaunt-courier

1560, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for vaunt-courier

borrowed from Middle French avant-courrier, literally, "advance courier"

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“Vaunt-courier.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vaunt-courier. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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