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 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, "When drama and beauty turn the World Cup into art," 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 10 Jul. 2020.

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