Synonyms for standard-bearer
- central character
- lead character
- prime mover
Antonyms for standard-bearer
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR STANDARD-BEARER
He had run away to the army and, to his vast delight, been made a standard-bearer.
Another, named Talero, disputed the question of who should be the standard-bearer.
Adam struck at the standard-bearer and brought him reeling forward.
His standard-bearer was killed at his side, and the standard thrown down.
King Harald rode at the front of his army with his standard-bearer beside him.
She could see the effort of his tired legs to keep step with the standard-bearer.
That surprised everybody, and saved the Standard-Bearer's credit.
"I was just afraid of it—just afraid of it," said the Standard-Bearer, with a sigh.
Some fifty Germans, including a standard-bearer and a drummer, were killed.
Thereupon she took to flight, when her standard-bearer was also wounded in the leg.