noun: A messenger who does not arrive or return in time.
- henchman Definition: (noun) Someone who assists in a plot. Synonyms: collaborator, partner in crime, confederate. Usage: During the rest of that short and successful strike, Bill constituted himself Mary Condon's henchman and messenger. Discuss
- eventide noun: The evening time.
- blue moon noun: A long time.
- light-year noun: 1. A unit of length equal to the distance traveled by light in one year in vacuum, about 5.88 trillion miles or 9.46 trillion km. 2. Very far, in distance or time.