baggageman

noun bag·gage·man \-ˌman, -aa(ə)n also -ən\

Definition of baggageman

plural

baggagemen

  1. 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. 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. 3 :  an employee at a bus terminal who takes care of the checking, loading, or release of travelers' baggage

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1854

First Known Use of baggageman

1854


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