The definition of a herald is a messenger or announcer.
(Informal) A gossip.
(Nautical) A light line with which a heavier line may be hauled e.g. from the deck of a ship to the pier.
One who sells goods aggressively, especially by calling out.
A conventional badge of mourning, as the long, black band of crepe formerly worn
Find another word for crier. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for crier, like: herald, proclaimer, town-crier, bellman, messenger, hawker, weeper, criers, somers and morice.