Word:

Usher

Ush´er
n.1.
1.An officer or servant who has the care of the door of a court, hall, chamber, or the like; hence, an officer whose business it is to introduce strangers, or to walk before a person of rank. Also, one who escorts persons to seats in a church, theater, etc.
2.An under teacher, or assistant master, in a school.
v. t.1.To introduce or escort, as an usher, forerunner, or harbinger; to forerun; - sometimes followed by in or forth; as, to usher in a stranger; to usher forth the guests; to usher a visitor into the room.
[imp. & p. p. Ushered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Ushering.]
The stars that usher evening rose.
- Milton.
Noun1.Usher - Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656)
2.usher - an official doorkeeper as in a courtroom or legislative chamber
Synonyms: doorkeeper
3.usher - someone employed to conduct others
Synonyms: guide
Verb1.usher - show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums; "The usher showed us to our seats"
Synonyms: show

USHER. This word is said to be derived from a huissier, and is the name of an inferior officer in some English courts of law Archb. Pr. 25.

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