Antonyms

1. out-of-town

adjective. happening in or being of another town or city.

Antonyms

  • near

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Example sentences of the word town-crier


1. Noun Phrase
Before the invention of the printing press, the town crier yelling "oyez!"

2. Noun Phrase
The town has an Old English feel and even has a resident town crier.

3. Noun Phrase
Advertising has been around since the days of the town crier.

4. Noun Phrase
Display a billboard nearby with location particulars, or station the town crier right outside your business.

2. cross-town

adjective. going or extending across a town or city.

Synonyms

  • crosstown

3. man-about-town

noun. a man devoted to the pursuit of pleasure.

Synonyms

  • hedonist
  • pagan
  • Corinthian
  • playboy

Antonyms

  • religious
  • nonreligious person

4. crier

noun. ['ˈkraɪɝ'] a peddler who shouts to advertise the goods he sells.

Synonyms

  • pedlar
  • bawler
  • screamer
  • shouter
  • peddler
  • pitchman
  • screecher
  • roarer
  • bellower
  • yeller
  • packman

Antonyms

  • privileged
  • fortunate
  • lucky
  • successful

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cry (English)
  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. crier

noun. ['ˈkraɪɝ'] (formerly) an official who made public announcements.

Synonyms

  • announcer

Antonyms

  • inauspiciousness
  • unpropitiousness

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cry (English)
  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. crier

noun. ['ˈkraɪɝ'] a person who weeps.

Synonyms

  • unfortunate
  • unfortunate person
  • bawler
  • weeper

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cry (English)
  • crien (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. town

noun. ['ˈtaʊn'] an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city.

Synonyms

  • boom town
  • burg
  • hometown
  • market town
  • ghost town
  • city limit
  • Main Street
  • municipality
  • cow town
  • cowtown

8. town

noun. ['ˈtaʊn'] the people living in a municipality smaller than a city.

Synonyms

  • townsfolk
  • borough
  • townspeople

9. town

noun. ['ˈtaʊn'] an administrative division of a county.

Synonyms

  • administrative division
  • administrative district
  • township

10. Town

noun. United States architect who was noted for his design and construction of truss bridges (1784-1844).

Synonyms

  • Ithiel Town
  • designer
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