ware·​house·​man | \ ˈwer-ˌhau̇s-mən How to pronounce warehouseman (audio) \

Definition of warehouseman

: a person who manages or works in a warehouse

Examples of warehouseman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web After working in construction and restaurants, Mr. Respers went to work in 1973 as a warehouseman for McCormick & Co., which was then located on Light Street in the Inner Harbor. Frederick N. Rasmussen, baltimoresun.com, 6 Mar. 2021 In a country where Jean-Marie Le Pen of the National Front made it to the run-off in the next presidential election, Mr Zidane—the son of an Algerian warehouseman—became the face of a more tolerant France. The Economist, 7 June 2018

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First Known Use of warehouseman

1635, in the meaning defined above

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“Warehouseman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/warehouseman. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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