oriflamme oriflamme

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an inspiring symbol or ideal that serves as a rallying point in a struggle
  2. (n) a red or orange-red flag used as a standard by early French kings

Usage(s):

  • His white hands and fuzzy platinum hair gleaming like an oriflamme, he led the youths through a spirited charge on Bach.
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periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /