Definition for fletcher (2 of 2)
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Every time I returned to taste with Fletcher, he shared his own stories before we dove into the flight.
Fletcher learned of the Court while reading an article in a local paper about a man in Las Vegas who had passed the exam.
Former NATO commander James Stavridis, now dean of the Fletcher School, takes much the same view.
I worked with the incredible Adam Shankman and his assistant at the time Anne “Momma” Fletcher.‘She’s All That' 15th Anniversary: Cast and Crew Reminisce About the Making of the ‘90s Classic|Marlow Stern|January 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During one intense episode, Fletcher makes the boy play so hard his hands bleed, covering his drum sticks and set with blood.‘Whiplash’ Is Sundance’s Hottest Film, A Music-Themed Drama Starring Miles Teller and J.K. Simmons|Marlow Stern|January 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The first, third and fourth are names of plays by Beaumont and Fletcher.Essays|Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mr. Fletcher was violently impelled against George; to save a fall clutched him.Once Aboard The Lugger|Arthur Stuart-Menteth Hutchinson
Long afterwards it passed into the hands of a Mr. Fletcher, by whom the existing mansion was erected.Nooks and Corners of Shropshire|H. Thornhill Timmins
His Beaumont and Fletcher, 1647, which has been lately trotted up to a startling figure by the Americans, cost me 30s.The Confessions of a Collector|William Carew Hazlitt
Panthea is innocent, but insipid; Mardonius a good specimen of what Fletcher loves to exhibit, the plain honest courtier.
British Dictionary definitions for fletcher (1 of 2)
Word Origin for fletcher
British Dictionary definitions for fletcher (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for fletcher
"arrow-maker," early 14c. (as a surname attested from 1203), from Old French flechier, from fleche "arrow," probably from Frankish *fliugica (cf. Old Low German fliuca, Middle Dutch vliecke).