floorwalker

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floor·walk·er

 (flôr′wô′kər)
n.
An employee of a large store who supervises sales personnel and assists customers. Also called floor manager.

floorwalker

(ˈflɔːˌwɔːkə)
n
(Professions) the US name for shopwalker

floor•walk•er

(ˈflɔrˌwɔ kər, ˈfloʊr-)

n.
a person employed in a store to direct customers and supervise salespeople.
[1875–80, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.floorwalker - an employee of a retail store who supervises sales personnel and helps with customer problems; "a floorwalker is called a shopwalker in Britain"
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
Translations

floorwalker

(o.f.) [ˈflɔːˌwɔːkəʳ] N (US) → jefe/a m/f de sección

floorwalker

[ˈflɔːrwɔːkər] n (mainly US)chef m de rayon

floorwalker

[ˈflɔːˌwɔːkəʳ] n (esp Am) → caporeparto m/f (in grande magazzino)
References in periodicals archive ?
Even then floorwalkers were an anachronism - today the nearest equivalent is a floor manager.
It was also great fun in the William Hill shop - there were sweets for everyone and I thought the effort made by floorwalkers across the entire business was fantastic.
In Huddersfield there will be floorwalkers available to help people.
No one came to their assistance; the floorwalkers didn't interfere, the trustees looked on with indifference, even satisfaction; and the free world people on duty appeared to be helpless.
The job: I usually work in check-in but the manager wanted floorwalkers for the busy summer period so I have been doing this since June.
I asked of one of the admittedly very apologetic floorwalkers.