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henchman

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disapproving a trusted follower or supporter who performs unpleasant, wrong, or illegal tasks for a powerful person (such as a politician or criminal)
  • a gangster surrounded by his henchmen

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The first known use of henchman was in the 14th century

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“Henchman.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/henchman. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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