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  1. The command issued by the Drum Major of a marching band to move forwards.


Harch is the command issued by the Drum Major of a marching band, or by a Sergeant in charge of assembled troops, to move forwards upon the left foot. The command most commonly issued is "For'd, Harch" meaning for the entire group to move forwards as one body. "For'd" is the attention-getting and directive part of the command; "Harch" is the executive part of the command.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Harch

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Google previewDorymates (1889)

A Tale of the Fishing Banks by Kirk Munroe

But Harch is a fickle month. The fourth day broke cloudy and threatening. The sky was gray and the air was filled with a penetrating chill.

Google previewThe North American Journal of Homeopathy (1905)

Harch is a good time to remember Galen Hall, Atlantic Citv. Many patients must escape from the inclement winds, and at Atlantic City the weather is always much milder. It is an ideal health resort, and Galen Hall is a first-class, home-like hotel ...

Google previewThe New-Yorker (1839)

HArch is an Agent to procure subscribers for The New . Yorker in the New-England States. Mr. JAMEs Patron is an authorized ...

Google previewDictionary of Minor Planet Names (2012)

by Lutz D. Schmadel

Harch, an expert in the design and execution of spacecraft camera sequencing and pointing commands.

Google previewA Dictionary, Hindustani & English: Accompanied by a Reversed Dictionary, English and Hindustani (1858)

by Duncan Forbes

'4-6 arāt harch.hā, m. a large spoon, a J&K wits harch.hāl or solo hurch.hāl, f: a bound, spring, jump. h. J4-5 wo harchhul, f. an iron spoon; a sword made of soft iron. h. g&#xom karchhani,f an ironskimmer.h. Jo; was karchli, f: a spoon; a skein ...

Google previewDictionarium Britannicum: Or a More Compleat Universal Etymological English Dictionary Than Any Extant ... (1730)

by Nathaniel Bailey

To Harch [hecken, Text.] to produce Young from Eggs, as Birds do; also tó plot or contrive Mischief. A HArch, a Brood of young Birds, a Veffel or Place to lay Grain in; also a Trap to catch Weefels. To HATcH. See Hatching. :::in. :::theb Du] an ...

Google previewA Critical Pronouncing Dictionary and Expositor of the English Language (1798)

... To which are Prefixed Principles of English Pronunciation; ... Third Edition. By John Walker, ...

To HArch, hitsh. v. a. incubation; to form by meditation, to contrive; to shade by lines drawing or graving. To HATch, hitsh. v. n. To be in the state of growing quick ; to be in a state of advance towards effect. HAT ch, hitsh. s. A brood excluded from ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Scientific Terms and Technological Expressions by W. M. Buchanan (1869)

by W. M. Buchanan

HArch, from Sax. haca, ...

Google previewThe Royal Spelling Dictionary of the English Language, Etc (1765)

by Thomas GREEN (M.A.)

hfissock, s haflezs histen, v hasiings,s histy, a > hat, s harch, t' Match, v hfimhcs, s hztchet,s hate, v hAtred, s have, v hfivw, s hafighry,,a_ haunch, f haunt', s haund, v' haunted, a hfi'vod, f hziutboy,_s haw, s hawk, s hawk, v bel-WITH, ...

Google previewCassell's Dictionary of Slang (2005)

by Jonathon Green

harch off v. [1940s+] (Aus.) ...

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Scrabble value of H4A1R1C3H4

The value of this 5-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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