Definition of baggageman
1 : a railroad employee who is in charge of the checked baggage of passengers during the run of a train and unloads it at the proper destination
2 : a porter in a hotel who carries heavy luggage, arranges for receipt and shipment of baggage, sets up sample rooms, and supplies travel information
3 : an employee at a bus terminal who takes care of the checking, loading, or release of travelers' baggage
Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.
Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:
- 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
First Known Use of baggageman
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up baggageman? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).