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bell·man

 (bĕl′mən)
n.
1. A bellhop.
2. A town crier.

bellman

(ˈbɛlmən)
n, pl -men
(Professions) a man who rings a bell, esp (formerly) a town crier

bell•man

(ˈbɛl mən)

n., pl. -men.
2. a person, as a town crier, who rings a bell.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bellman - someone employed as an errand boy and luggage carrier around hotelsbellman - someone employed as an errand boy and luggage carrier around hotels
attendant, attender, tender - someone who waits on or tends to or attends to the needs of another
References in classic literature ?
the Bellman cried, As he landed his crew with care; Supporting each man on the top of the tide By a finger entwined in his hair.
There was also a Beaver, that paced on the deck, Or would sit making lace in the bow: And had often (the Bellman said) saved them from wreck, Though none of the sailors knew how.
His form in ungainly--his intellect small--"(So the Bellman would often remark) "But his courage is perfect
He came as a Baker: but owned, when too late-- And it drove the poor Bellman half-mad-- He could only bake Bridecake--for which, I may state, No materials were to be had.
The last of the crew needs especial remark, Though he looked an incredible dunce: He had just one idea--but, that one being "Snark," The good Bellman engaged him at once.
The Bellman looked scared, And was almost too frightened to speak:
It strongly advised that the Butcher should be Conveyed in a separate ship: But the Bellman declared that would never agree With the plans he had made for the trip:
A Grand Morning Performance by the Riders, commencing at that very hour, was in course of announcement by the bellman as they set their feet upon the stones of the street.
Two Bellman Two is a fantastic platform, not only to showcase JW Marriott Marquis Dubai 's elegant design and world-class service, but also the dynamic and diverse city in which it is located," said Sandra J.
The 'comedy-action' film is a sequel to Two Bellman , released earlier this year and starring Hollywood actors and stuntmen William Spencer ( Spider-Man, Spider-Man 2 ) and Caine Sinclaire (NBC's Grimm; How I Met Your Mother ).
Two Bellman Two is a fantastic platform, not only to showcase JW Marriott Marquis Dubai 's elegant design and world-class service, but also the dynamic and diverse city in which it is located," said Sandra Schulze, Senior Director, Brand Marketing & eCommerce for Marriott International, Middle East & Africa.
On behalf of CCF, Graham Bellman, Group Fleet Director, Travis Perkins plc, said: "We have worked with Hiab for many years, and the idea of supporting one of our partnership suppliers in such a worthy cause was something we wanted to get involved with.