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1. usher

verb. ['ˈʌʃɝ'] take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums.

Synonyms

  • marshal
  • show
  • lead
  • guide
  • take
  • conduct

Antonyms

  • inexact
  • relative
  • secondary
  • spread

Etymology

  • huissier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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Words that Rhyme with Usher

  • luscher

Example sentences of the word usher


1. Noun, singular or mass
The usher can then take her spouse or family out for a lovely and relaxing dinner.

2. Adjective
The head usher ensures a headcount has been taken of everyone at the service.

3. Adverb
The toddler years usher in a completely new issue when it comes to motor development: Walking.

4. Verb, base form
Palm fronds meant victory and were used to usher Jesus Christ into Jerusalem.

5. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
Smile and shake his hand and then politely usher him out of your office.

Quotes containing the word usher


1. Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds

2. Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

3. Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
- Rabindranath Tagore

2. Usher

noun. Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656).

Synonyms

  • James Usher
  • Ussher

3. usher

noun. ['ˈʌʃɝ'] someone employed to conduct others.

Synonyms

  • guide
  • usherette

Antonyms

  • indirect
  • dishonest
  • refrain

Etymology

  • huissier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. usher

noun. ['ˈʌʃɝ'] an official stationed at the entrance of a courtroom or legislative chamber.

Synonyms

  • doorkeeper
  • functionary

Antonyms

  • indirectness
  • unrelated
  • collateral

Etymology

  • huissier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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