- comedy of errors, the,
- comedy of manners,
- comenius, john amos,
Origin of comer
Examples from the Web for comer
Ray gave Jay a shell, then stepped onto a small, rickety carousel in the comer of the churchyard and loaded up.
“Katie was my best friend,” Cheryl says, and immediately a large tear fills the comer of her eye.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So now Comer is applying the same political strategy in Washington.
Scozzafava, a youngish possible up and comer just effectively joined the Democrats.
The second comer is commonly less welcome than the first, and the third makes but a rash venture.The Poet at the Breakfast Table|Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
And there Mrs. Darcy, a daily comer, met him at least two or three times each week.Norine's Revenge; Sir Noel's Heir|May Agnes Fleming
At a comer two night watch in shouldercapes, their hands upon their staffholsters, loom tall.Ulysses|James Joyce
It is a magazine, a furnishing store set up in the wilderness, whose goods are free to every comer.Birds and Bees, Sharp Eyes and, Other Papers|John Burroughs
Perhaps it was the first comer, for he did not try his scare again.Ways of Wood Folk|William J. Long
"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.