Examples of stevedore in a Sentence
on the wharves, stevedores were unloading cargo from the far corners of the world
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The standout actor Bobby Cannavale stars as Robert (Yank) Smith, a physically imposing stevedore on an ocean liner that’s headed for New York.
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STEVEDORE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stevedore for English Language Learners
: a person whose job is to load and unload ships at a port
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