What is Usher?

  • (noun): An official doorkeeper as in a courtroom or legislative chamber.
    Synonyms: doorkeeper
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on usher:

La Chute De La Maison Usher (opera) - Composition
... psychological ideas based on the stories of Poe, in particular, The Fall of the House of Usher." Nothing came of this plan but in the wake of the success of his ... had begun another opera based on a Poe tale, the darker Fall of the House of Usher ... days I have been working hard on The Fall of the House of Usher...There are moments when I lose the feeling of things around me and if the sister of ...
Usher, Western Australia - Transport
... Usher is served by the 301 and 302 routes from Bunbury's central bus station, terminating at the intersection of Mosedale Avenue and Nalbarra Drive, with a journey time of between 12 and 22 ...
La Chute De La Maison Usher (opera)
... La chute de la maison Usher (The Fall of the House of Usher) is an unfinished opera in one act (divided into two scenes) by Claude Debussy to his own libretto ...
Love In This Club Part II - Background and Release
... song, "Love in This Club", was sung by Usher, with guest vocals from rapper Young Jeezy also present ... It was written by Usher, Polow da Don, Lamar Taylor, Young Jeezy, Ryon Lovett, Keith Thomas and Darnell Dalton, with da Don producing the track ... Usher said in an interview with MTV of the song, "I wanted it to be something that would be a surprise, be a shock ...
Love In This Club - Live Performances and Sequel
... Usher sang "Love in This Club" with Young Jeezy at reality television show The Hills' third season finale on May 12, and again, by himself, at the finale of ... On June 23, 2008, at the opening of the 2008 BET Awards, Usher performed the song ... Usher also appeared on television shows The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Jimmy Kimmel Live! and Good Morning America, where he performed the song ...

More definitions of "Usher":

  • (noun): Someone employed to conduct others.
    Synonyms: guide
  • (verb): Show (someone) to their seats, as in theaters or auditoriums.
    Example: "The usher showed us to our seats"
    Synonyms: show
  • (noun): Irish prelate who deduced from the Bible that Creation occurred in the year 4004 BC (1581-1656).
    Synonyms: Ussher, James Ussher, James Usher

Famous quotes containing the word usher:

    This war no longer bears the characteristics of former inter-European conflicts. It is one of those elemental conflicts which usher in a new millennium and which shake the world once in a thousand years.
    Adolf Hitler (1889–1945)

    [Anarchism] is the philosophy of the sovereignty of the individual. It is the theory of social harmony. It is the great, surging, living truth that is reconstructing the world, and that will usher in the Dawn.
    Emma Goldman (1869–1940)

    As long as skies are blue, and fields are green
    Evening must usher night, night urge the morrow,
    Month follow month with woe, and year wake year to sorrow
    Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792–1822)