houseman

noun house·man \ ˈhau̇s-mən , -ˌman \
|Updated on: 3 Jun 2018

Definition of houseman

: a person who performs general work about a house or hotel

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First Known Use of houseman

1853

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houseman

noun house·man \ ˈhau̇-smən \

medical Definition of houseman

plural housemen play \-smən\
chiefly British
: intern

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