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Definition of the noun Usher

What does Usher mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: ushers

  1. Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656)
  2. an official stationed at the entrance of a courtroom or legislative chamber
  3. someone employed to conduct others
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • synonym of usher: guide
    • more generic word: escort = an attendant who is employed to accompany someone
    • more specific word: usherette = a female usher

Alternative definition of the noun Usher

noun

  1. A person, in a church, cinema etc., who escorts people to their seats.
  2. A male escort at a wedding.
  3. A doorkeeper in a courtroom.

Definition of the verb Usher

What does Usher mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: ushered | ushering | ushers

  1. take (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums

Alternative definition of the verb Usher

verb

  1. To guide people to their seats.
  2. To accompany or escort (someone).
  3. [figuratively] To precede; to act as a forerunner or herald.

Person

Who is Usher?

Usher Terry Raymond IV is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actor. He rose to fame in the late 1990s with the release of his second album My Way, which spawned his first U.S. Billboard Hot 100 number-one hit, "Nice & Slow". The album has been certified 6-times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. His follow-up album, 8701, produced the Billboard Hot 100 number one hits "U Remind Me" and "U Got It Bad".

Characters

  1. Usher is a fictional character from the 1988 film Cinema Paradiso.
  2. Usher is a fictional character from the 1990 film Pretty Woman.
  3. Usher is a fictional character from the 2011 film Anonymous.
  4. Usher is a fictional character from the episode Brightman SATyricon of TV series The Marshall Chronicles.
  5. Usher is a fictional character from the 1955 film A Time to Kill.
  6. Usher is a fictional character from Dream Girl.
  7. Usher is a fictional character in the 1997 film Buddy.
  8. Usher is a fictional character from the 1986 film Wanted: Dead or Alive.
  9. Usher is a fictional character from the 1987 film The Bedroom Window.
  10. Usher is a fictional character from the 1958 film The Black Orchid.
  11. Usher is a fictional character from the 1989 film Fletch Lives.
  12. Usher is a fictional character from the 2005 film King Kong.
  13. Usher is a fictional character from the 1998 film Hush.
  14. Usher is a fictional character from the 2007 film Blades of Glory.
  15. Usher is a fictional character from the 1968 film Sissignore.
  16. Usher is a fictional character from the 1988 film Eight Men Out.
  17. Usher is a fictional character from the 1996 film The Boy from Mercury.
  18. Usher is a fictional character from the 2006 film The Holiday.
  19. Usher is a fictional character from the 2009 film Paul Blart: Mall Cop.
  20. Usher is a fictional character from the 1993 film Rudy.
  21. Usher is a fictional character from the 1990 film 3 Men and a Little Lady.
  22. Usher is a fictional character from the 1966 film The Deadly Affair.
  23. Usher is a fictional character from the 1988 film The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!.
  24. Usher is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Switch.
  25. Usher is a fictional character from the 1983 film Going Berserk.
  26. Usher is a fictional character from the 1986 film Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home.
  27. Usher is a fictional character from the 2006 film Nacho Libre.
  28. Usher is a fictional character from the 2009 film The Final Destination.
  29. Usher is a fictional character from the 1986 film Legal Eagles.
  30. Usher is a fictional film character.
  31. Usher is a fictional character from the 1951 film Darling, How Could You!.
  32. Usher is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Extra Man.
  33. Usher is a fictional character from the 1999 film Yellow Pages.
  34. Usher is a fictional character from the 2004 animated film The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie.
  35. Usher is a fictional character from the 2010 film Country Strong.
  36. Usher is a fictional character from the 1942 film Across the Pacific.
  37. Usher is a fictional character from the 2012 film Bombardment.
  38. Usher is a fictional character from the 1992 film Leap of Faith.
  39. Usher is a fictional character from the 1991 film Mortal Thoughts.
  40. Usher is a fictional character in the 1977 film Annie Hall.
  41. Usher is a fictional film character.

There are other characters with in their name, like Rod Usher, John Usher, Court usher, Frank Usher, James Usher, Snooty Usher, Roderick Usher, Gentleman Usher, gentleman-usher and Madeleine Usher.

Films

  1. "Usher" is a 1991 short film directed by Gary Goldberger.
  2. "Usher" is a 2004 film written and directed by Roger Leatherwood. It is loosely adapted from the short story "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe. It tells the story of a young hitman who falls on hard times and gets a job in a movie theatre. The theatre seems to have a personality of its own and the hitman, named Ash, finds himself losing his personality as he falls into a day-to-day work routine.

Music

  1. "Usher": Usher is the debut studio album by American R&B artist Usher. It was released on August 30, 1994, by LaFace Records. The album debuted at number 167 on the US Billboard 200 and reached at number 25 on the R&B Albums chart.
  2. "Usher": "Usher" is a 2004 compilation album by Usher.
    • released on (12 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Usher is an occupation that assists visitors in large buildings.
  2. Usher: Royal courts employed officials called 'ushers' who were in charge of doors and access to rooms around the monarch's presence.
  3. Usher is a family name.

Phrases with Usher

  1. usher in
  2. usher out
  3. Usher Syndrome
  4. Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod
  5. james usher

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Usher

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Google previewRenewable Energy Finance (2015)

Powering the Future by Charles W Donovan

Bruce Usher is the Elizabeth B. Strickler '86 and Mark T. Gallogly '86 Faculty Director of The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School in New York...

Usher is a recipient of the Dean's Award for Teaching Excellence.

Google previewFrom the Roots Up (1986)

Economic Development as If Community Mattered by David Ross, Peter J. Usher, Peter Usher

USHER Peter Usher is a social scientist with graduate degrees in geography from McGil! and the University of...

Usher is the author of numerous monographs and articles on problems of economic development and resource ...

Google previewUltimate Cookies (2012)

by Julia M. Usher

Julia Usher is a celebrated pastry chef and food writer.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Fantasy and Horror Fiction (2015)

by Don D'Ammassa

Usher". 1839 Work Author: Edgar Allan Poe The storyof a family curse is not original with Edgar Allan Poe, nor is the setting of the bad place, a locality so infused with evil or dread that newcomers react toits atmosphere even when there is no ...

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Quotes about Usher

Breaking up is a natural evolution when you try to figure out what you want in life. If you're with an individual who isn't moving in the same direction and at the same rate that you are, it ain't going to work. (Usher)
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Scrabble value of U1S1H4E1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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