bar·​per·​son | \ ˈbär-ˌpər-sᵊn How to pronounce barperson (audio) \
plural barpersons

Definition of barperson

: a person who serves drinks at a bar : bartender It's said that to be successful, a barperson should have an intimate knowledge of the human character. — Fiona Donnelly, Courier Mail (Australia), 10 Feb. 2009

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First Known Use of barperson

1973, in the meaning defined above

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“Barperson.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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