route·​man ˈrüt-mən How to pronounce routeman (audio)
: a person who is responsible for making sales or deliveries on an assigned route

Word History

First Known Use

1858, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of routeman was in 1858

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Cite this Entry

“Routeman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Jun. 2024.

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