prop·​man ˈpräp-ˌman How to pronounce propman (audio)
: a man in charge of stage properties

Word History

First Known Use

1923, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of propman was in 1923

Dictionary Entries Near propman

Cite this Entry

“Propman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on propman

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!