a supernumerary in a theatrical or operatic production, as one of a group of soldiers or a member of a crowd; extra.
any minor member of a group, profession, political party, etc.; subordinate; underling.
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noun 1. a long, stabbing weapon for thrusting or throwing, consisting of a wooden shaft to which a sharp-pointed head, as of iron or steel, is attached. 2. a soldier or other person armed with such a weapon; spearman: an army of 40,000 spears. 3. a similar weapon or stabbing implement, as one for use […]
noun, plural (especially collectively) spearfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) spearfishes. 1. any of several fishes of the genus Tetrapturus, resembling the sailfish but having the first dorsal fin much less developed: inhabiting all seas, but rare. 2. any of several related fishes. verb (used without object), spearfished, spearfishing. 3. to […]
[speer-fish-er-muh n] /ˈspɪərˌfɪʃ ər mən/ noun, plural spearfishermen. 1. a person who engages in spearfishing.