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A man who sells or delivers milk to customers.


n, pl -men
1. a man who delivers or sells milk
2. (Agriculture) a man who milks cows; dairyman



n., pl. -men.
a person who sells or delivers milk.
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milkman - someone who delivers milkmilkman - someone who delivers milk    
delivery boy, deliveryman, deliverer - someone employed to make deliveries
بائِع الحَليب او مُوِّزع الحَليب


[ˈmɪlkmən] N (milkmen (pl)) → lechero m, repartidor m de leche


[ˈmɪlkmən] n
He's a milkman → Il livre le lait à domicile.milk powder nlait m en poudremilk round n (British)
(= delivery route) → tournée f (du laitier)
(UNIVERSITY) the milk round tournée de recrutement par les entreprises dans les universités


[ˈmɪlkmən] n (-men (pl)) → lattaio


(milk) noun
a white liquid produced by female mammals as food for their young. The commonest source of milk is the cow.
to obtain milk from. The farmer milks his cows each day.
ˈmilky adjective
1. containing milk. milky coffee.
2. like milk in appearance. A milky substance.
ˈmilkiness noun
ˈmilkmaid noun
formerly, a woman employed to milk cows by hand.
ˈmilkman noun
a man who delivers milk.
ˈmilkshake noun
a drink made by shaking up milk and a particular flavouring. I'd like a chocolate/strawberry milkshake.
milk tooth
one of the first set of a baby's teeth. The child's milk teeth started to come out when he was six years old.
the Milky Way (also the Galaxy)
a huge collection of stars stretching across the sky.
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MIRPUR -- Mirpur Municipal Corporation (MMC) continued drive against the adulterer milk-men and profiteers, a team of local Municipal Corporation headed by Municipal Magistrate Zahid Majeed Sheikh fined scores of the adulterers for carrying the sub-standard milk mixed with chemicals here on Tuesday.
Haji Mohammad Gulzar Awan while drawing the attention of government authorities toward the drums being used by milk-men for carrying milk, said the residuals of chemicals in these drums were mixing in the milk and also a serious threat to human health.
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