bus·​ser | \ ˈbə-sər How to pronounce busser (audio) \
plural bussers

Definition of busser

: a person who removes dirty dishes and resets tables in a restaurant : a restaurant worker who buses tables The classic service involves smoothly functioning teams of captains, waiters and bussers, who seem to know just how friendly to be without stepping over the line.— Harvey Steiman, Wine Spectator, 15 Mar. 1995

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First Known Use of busser

1972, in the meaning defined above

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“Busser.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/busser. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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