potman


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potman

(ˈpɒtmən)
n, pl -men
(Historical Terms) chiefly Brit another word for potboy
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Noun1.potman - a worker in an inn or public house who serves customers and does various chores
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
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It was visiting time when Wemmick took me in; and a potman was going his rounds with beer; and the prisoners, behind bars in yards, were buying beer, and talking to friends; and a frouzy, ugly, disorderly, depressing scene it was.
He was equally unsuccessful with the potman who was just unlocking the doors of the public-house by Horsell Bridge.
Rostopchin's broadsheets, headed by woodcuts of a drink shop, a potman, and a Moscow burgher called Karpushka Chigirin, "who- having been a militiaman and having had rather too much at the pub- heard that Napoleon wished to come to Moscow, grew angry, abused the French in very bad language, came out of the drink shop, and, under the sign of the eagle, began to address the assembled people," were read and discussed, together with the latest of Vasili Lvovich Pushkin's bouts rimes.
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By supporters of a bloke who can't tell a top-class jockey from a bar-room potman.
The fraud was exposed only when Redknapp's friend, football agent and owner Willie McKay, spoke to Topliss at the racecourse and subsequently established the fake jockey was the potman at a Newmarket pub.
Despite suffering a major heart attack in 1976 aged 35 and a stroke in 1977, he was eventually offered the role of Jack who also worked as a potman in the Rovers Return.
Despite suffering a major heart attack in 1976, aged 35, and a stroke in 1977, he was eventually offered the role of Jack, who also worked as a potman in the Rovers Return.
One of things which gave him the most satisfaction was taking Jack Duckworth (Bill Tarmey) off his window-cleaning round so that he could become the Rovers' potman.
0084) mining (percent of population 16 years old or older) POTMAN UF Population 7,000 0.
He was a carbon setter and potman from 1952 to 1983 at Reynolds Aluminum in Troutdale.
Those head office staff unable to move to either of these locations will receive "generous" redundancy compensation, Potman added.