Synonyms for comer

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That's why old Hiram is ready to fight the first comer on the slightest provocation.

The first comer utters his complaint of humiliation before him.

Colonel Sommerton turned his eyes on the comer inquiringly, almost eagerly.

He thinks he's a comer when he's a goer—he can't see his idea is out of date.

And about my family affairs, I'm not likely to talk to the first comer, eh?

It does not ask any comer whether he has a name, but whether he has an affliction.

I always meant to be the first comer in a woman's heart, fresh lips or none for me.'

Inbred in him was an invincible objection to be any but the first comer in a woman's heart.

No wonder they all took a slant at him and spotted him as a Comer.

Oh yes; we're always ready; but then the first comer is not.

WORD ORIGIN

"visitor," mid-14c., agent noun from come. Meaning "one showing promise" is attested from 1879. Phrase all comers "everyone who chooses to come" is recorded from 1560s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COMER

arrival

nounsomething that makes it to a destination
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