noun: 1. A long thick glove: gauntlet. 2. A hired soldier: mercenary.
- brigand Definition: (noun) An armed thief who is (usually) a member of a band. Synonyms: bandit. Usage: You looked more like a brigand than an honest man, with your beard six inches, and your hair a foot long. Discuss
- peddler Definition: (noun) Someone who travels about selling his wares (as on the streets or at carnivals). Synonyms: hawker, packman, pitchman. Usage: He used to tramp the countryside so far and so long that his father would say he feared his son was born to be nothing better than a wandering peddler. Discuss
- QUOTES ON HEROES "A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself." ~Joseph Campbell"It doesn’t take a hero to order men into battle. It takes a hero to be one of those men who goes into battle.” ~H. Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr."It is from numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up…
- skitterbrook noun: A coward.