repairman

noun re·pair·man \ ri-ˈper-ˌman , -mən \
|Updated on: 16 Jul 2018

Definition of repairman

: one who repairs; specifically : one whose occupation is to make repairs in a mechanism

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First Known Use of repairman

1856

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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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