end man

noun

Definition of end man

: a man at each end of the line of performers in a minstrel show who engages in comic repartee with the interlocutor

First Known Use of end man

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“End man.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/end%20man. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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