liveryman

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liv·er·y·man

 (lĭv′ə-rē-mən, lĭv′rē-)
n.
A man who is employed in or keeps a livery stable.

liveryman

(ˈlɪvərɪmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Professions) Brit a member of a livery company
2. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) a worker in a livery stable
3. (Professions) a worker in a livery stable

liv•er•y•man

(ˈlɪv ə ri mən, ˈlɪv ri-)

n., pl. -men.
1. an owner of or an employee in a livery stable.
2. a member of a livery company.
3. Obs. a person in livery, esp. a servant.
[1675–85]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liveryman - a worker in a livery stable
employee - a worker who is hired to perform a job
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