milkman

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milk·man

 (mĭlk′măn′)
n.
A man who sells or delivers milk to customers.

milkman

(ˈmɪlkmən)
n, pl -men
1. a man who delivers or sells milk
2. (Agriculture) a man who milks cows; dairyman

milk•man

(ˈmɪlkˌmæn)

n., pl. -men.
a person who sells or delivers milk.
[1580–90]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.milkman - someone who delivers milkmilkman - someone who delivers milk    
delivery boy, deliveryman, deliverer - someone employed to make deliveries
Translations
بائِع الحَليب او مُوِّزع الحَليب
mlékař
mælkemand
maitomies
tejesember
mjólkurpóstur
mliekar
mlekar

milkman

[ˈmɪlkmən] N (milkmen (pl)) → lechero m, repartidor m de leche

milkman

[ˈmɪlkmən] n
He's a milkman → Il livre le lait à domicile.milk powder nlait m en poudremilk round n (British)
(= delivery route) → tournée f (du laitier)
(UNIVERSITY) the milk round tournée de recrutement par les entreprises dans les universités

milkman

[ˈmɪlkmən] n (-men (pl)) → lattaio

milk

(milk) noun
a white liquid produced by female mammals as food for their young. The commonest source of milk is the cow.
verb
to obtain milk from. The farmer milks his cows each day.
ˈmilky adjective
1. containing milk. milky coffee.
2. like milk in appearance. A milky substance.
ˈmilkiness noun
ˈmilkmaid noun
formerly, a woman employed to milk cows by hand.
ˈmilkman noun
a man who delivers milk.
ˈmilkshake noun
a drink made by shaking up milk and a particular flavouring. I'd like a chocolate/strawberry milkshake.
milk tooth
one of the first set of a baby's teeth. The child's milk teeth started to come out when he was six years old.
the Milky Way (also the Galaxy)
a huge collection of stars stretching across the sky.
References in classic literature ?
When Lady Russell not long afterwards, was entering Bath on a wet afternoon, and driving through the long course of streets from the Old Bridge to Camden Place, amidst the dash of other carriages, the heavy rumble of carts and drays, the bawling of newspapermen, muffin-men and milkmen, and the ceaseless clink of pattens, she made no complaint.
The wonder was, at first, to see a tradesman's window open, but it was a rare thing soon to see one closed; then, smoke rose slowly from the chimneys, and sashes were thrown up to let in air, and doors were opened, and servant girls, looking lazily in all directions but their brooms, scattered brown clouds of dust into the eyes of shrinking passengers, or listened disconsolately to milkmen who spoke of country fairs, and told of waggons in the mews, with awnings and all things complete, and gallant swains to boot, which another hour would see upon their journey.
I had a few relationships during my lifetime but never with a customer," laughed Alan, quashing the myth of milkmen having affairs on their rounds.
When rock 'n' rollers the Milkmen played Eugene and Springfield in the early 1980s, they were one of the best-known bar bands in the area.
Citizens Saad Qureshi, Ishaaq Karim, Rashid, Naeem Iqbal and other resident of Shadaab colony and Chowk Qaddafi talking to reporter, said that milkmen used to collect milk from riverine areas of Chenab where a large number of cattle forms are located, were under floodwater.
Spice jars, PS6, BHS Little pots with French flair | Spice jars, PS6, BHS Little pots with French flair | Cook's Collection spice rack, PS15, Sainsbury's Home - class in glass | Cook's Collection spice rack, PS15, Sainsbury's Home - class in glass | Spice bottles, PS22, House of Fraser cork-top jars, if only milkmen delivered them | Spice bottles, PS22, House of Fraser cork-top jars, if only milkmen delivered them | Square spice tins, PS15, Magpieline.
He's officially one of the five cratest milkmen in the country.
MILKMEN have turned crimefighters on their early morning rounds to catch thieves, thugs - and even escaped prisoners.
on Milkmen (bootleggers) selling alcohol to teenagers.
New data from trade body Dairy UK, which surveyed 4,000 milkmen, shows that, on average, 243 products are now offered on each round, more than double the 115 items available on their milk rounds last year.
Tony, of Melton Mowbray, Leics, added: "It means a great deal to me as I have worked hard at being as good as I can be in this job and believe milkmen can play an important role in the community.