noun peter·man

Definition of peterman



  1. 1 :  fisherman

  2. 2 [1peter + man] slang :  safecracker

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Origin and Etymology of peterman

Middle English, from St. Petera.d. 67? disciple of Jesus + Middle English man; from the fact that St. Peter was a fisherman (Mt. 4:18)

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a trip made at another's expense

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