argonaut argonaut  /ˈɑr ɡə ˌnɔt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone engaged in a dangerous but potentially rewarding adventure
  2. (n) (Greek mythology) one of the heroes who sailed with Jason in search of the Golden Fleece
  3. (n) cephalopod mollusk of warm seas whose females have delicate papery spiral shells

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • For most of his life Lindbergh was looked upon as an argonaut of the air age, a Ulysses from Minnesota.

News

  1. Singled Out: Argonaut's Vintage Dress

    Today Nathan Lyons from Argonaut tells us about their new single 'Vintage Dress' which comes from their self-titled debut album.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: antiMUSIC

  2. People on the move: Brunetti leads deal for Argonaut Gold expansion

    Dominic Brunetti led the NAI Office Properties Group in representing Liberty Meadows LLC in its lease agreement with Argonaut Gold, which has moved into a 4,600-square-foot building at 9600 Prototype Court in Reno.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Reno Gazette-Journal

Quotes

  1. "More than 65 years after he won his first Grey Cup, his achievements still permeate our record books, his exploits are still the stuff of legend," Cohon said. "He was the consummate Toronto Argonaut, his name synonymous with North America's...
    on Dec 17, 2008 By: Mark Cohon Source: 680 News

  2. "I know our supporters will join with their fellow fans and friends from across Canada to make the 2012 Grey Cup truly special," Nicholson said. "And Toronto Argonaut season ticket holders will have the first opportunity to purchase tickets...
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Bob Nicholson Source: CFL.ca Network

  3. "There's still a big part of my heart that is still an Argonaut," Prefontaine said. "To me, (playing for the Argos) was more than football."
    on Oct 16, 2009 By: Noel Prefontaine Source: Edmonton Sun

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