|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » (Old) Weekly themes. (have been consolidated into a single forum above) » Meta-words » fugleman Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#113179 - 10/05/03 06:40 PM fugleman
I thought we had had this word before, but search yielded no matches.And I had forgotten the meaning.
"the uproar was certain to increase, not merely there, but in the lobby below; from which place no doubt, some man who acted as fugleman to the rest, was constantly looking up and watching him."
(n.) A soldier especially expert and well drilled, who takes his place in front of a military company, as a guide for the others in their exercises; a file leader. He originally stood in front of the right wing.
(n.) Hence, one who leads the way.
Forum Stats 8830 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members anagrammarian, ggia, dcfhnjrth, Angela, vishuma1954
8830 Registered Users
Who's Online 0 registered (), 41 Guests and 4 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
LukeJavan8 62 endymion6 44 wofahulicodoc 40 A C Bowden 7 Cowboy_Monkey 7 Tromboniator 4 May 2 T_V 1 BranShea 1
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11613 tsuwm 10528 LukeJavan8 7258 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 wofahulicodoc 5611 of troy 5400
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith