vaunt courier


[vawnt-kur-ee-er, -koor-, vahnt-]
noun Archaic.
a person who goes in advance, as a herald.

1550–60; < French avant-courrier forerunner, herald. See avaunt, courier Unabridged
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archaic, poetic or a person or thing that goes in advance; forerunner; herald
[C16: from French avant-courrier; see avaunt, courier]

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