lancers lancers  /ˈlæn sərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a quadrille for 8 or 16 couples

Usage(s):

  1. And then there were radical free-lancers like Jesus.
  2. Berg, who was 26 when he died, was one of a small number of free-lancers in Baghdad hoping to make a buck and, his family recalled, do some good.

News

  1. Softball: Ames falls twice on first day of its tournament

    The crucial hit is still eluding the Ames softball team. Alternately earning and being gifted six walks by North Scott pitcher Ali Rucker on Friday night, the Little Cyclones took advantage just once, going 1-for-6 with runners in scoring position in a 3-2 loss to the Lancers in the Pinch Hitters Classic in Ames.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Ames Tribune

  2. Lancers land several first-place finishes

    MANKATO — The Mankato Area 77 Lancers finished their weeklong Spat Camp and had a week of successful parade competitions. The results were as follows:
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Mankato Free Press

Quotes

  • "We presented an idea of how to better facilitate the flow of information between ISR platforms, (joint tactical attack controllers) and other combat platforms such as F-16 (Fighting Falcons) and B-1B (Lancers)," said Lt. Col. John Harrison, the...
    on Jul 20, 2007 By: John Harrison Source: Air Force Link

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