floorwalker

noun
floor·​walk·​er | \ ˈflȯr-ˌwȯ-kər How to pronounce floorwalker (audio) \

Definition of floorwalker

: a person employed in a retail store to oversee the salespeople and aid customers

Examples of floorwalker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Trial attorney Ed Williams, the only child of a department store floorwalker in Hartford, attended HC on a financial need scholarship and graduated in 1941. Dan Shaughnessy, BostonGlobe.com, 29 Jan. 2021

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First Known Use of floorwalker

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“Floorwalker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/floorwalker. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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