n.1.One who uses a scythe; a mower.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Time presses, and in our implied agreement with the old scytheman it is of the essence of the contract.
Prospero may think that he has banished winter from his masque, but by introducing sicklemen into it, he imports figures related to the scytheman Time or Death.