Definition of repairman
: one who repairs; specifically : one whose occupation is to make repairs in a mechanism
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O'Keefe and three other men pleaded guilty in federal court in 2010 for falsely representing themselves as telephone repairmen in the New Orleans office of Mary Landrieu, who was then a Democratic senator from Louisiana.
Upwards of 19,000 support personnel were trained to be aircraft and engine mechanics, armament specialists, radio repairmen, parachute riggers, control tower operators, policemen, administrative clerks and other positions.
The repairman, Joseph D. Amico, 46, was arraigned in State Supreme Court in Manhattan on three counts of making terrorist threats and one count of aggravated harassment, a day after being extradited from Nevada.
A repairman discovered a skimming device inside a fuel pump in the Centerbrook section of Essex on Tuesday.
The company launched in 2014 in New York City as a digital tool for connecting startups to cleaners, repairmen and other service providers.
Start with the ostensible foreground — perhaps a lunch or a visit from a svelte refrigerator repairman or a recipe for lemon drizzle cake — then introduce the emotional hobgoblins that throw the characters rewardingly off-kilter.
In 1909, a shoe repairman named Victor Benator immigrated to Atlanta from the island of Rhodes via a $25 ship ticket.
Mr. Madden was born in Baltimore in 1927 to John Madden, a meter repairman for Baltimore Gas and Electric, and Mary Madden, a homemaker and bookkeeper.
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Definition of repairman for English Language Learners
: a person (especially a man) whose job is to repair things
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