bagman

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noun bag·man \ ˈbag-mən \

Definition of bagman

1 chiefly British :traveling salesman
2 :a person who on behalf of another collects or distributes illicitly gained money; broadly :an intermediary in an illicit or unethical transaction

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First Known Use of bagman

1808


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