Definition of counterman
: one who tends a counter
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Consult with the counterman at the auto paint store for the appropriate products.
In the movie, Mortensen's quick-thinking proprietor, Tom Stall, makes good use of the counterman's friend – a pot of scalding coffee – to disable one of the thugs long enough to grab his gun.
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