motorman

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noun mo·tor·man \ˈmō-tər-mən\

Definition of motorman

  1. :  an operator of a motor-driven vehicle (such as a streetcar or subway train)

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First Known Use of motorman

1889


MOTORMAN Defined for English Language Learners

motorman

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Definition of motorman for English Language Learners

  • : a man whose job is to drive a subway train or a streetcar


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