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mo·tor·man

 (mō′tər-mən)
n.
1. The driver of an electrically powered streetcar, locomotive, or subway train.
2. One who is responsible for maintaining engines, pumps, and other machinery in an oil drilling operation.
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motorman

(ˈməʊtəmən)
n, pl -men
1. (Railways) the driver of an electric train
2. (Mechanical Engineering) the operator of a motor
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mo•tor•man

(ˈmoʊ tər mən)

n., pl. -men.
1. a person who drives an electrically operated vehicle, as a streetcar or subway train.
2. a person who operates a motor.
[1885–90, Amer.]
usage: See -man.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.motorman - the operator of streetcar
manipulator, operator - an agent that operates some apparatus or machine; "the operator of the switchboard"
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Translations

motorman

[ˈməʊtəmən] N (motormen (pl)) N (US) → conductor m de locomotora eléctrica, maquinista m
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motorman

[ˈməʊtəˌmæn] n (-men (pl)) (Am) (of electric train) → macchinista m
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On the other side a brewery waggon was locking with the coal waggon, and an east-bound Kearny Street car, wildly clanging its gong, the motorman shouting defiance at the crossing policeman, was dashing forward to complete the blockade.
The motorman, smashing helmets with his controller bar, was beaten into insensibility and dragged from his platform.
They did not connect the couple with Jimmy, who sprang on the steps, crying to the motorman:-
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 3 (ANI): Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal on Tuesday said that he will reward motorman Chandrashekhar Sawant, who averted a bigger tragedy by stopping the train as soon as he saw an overhead electric line snap, when a part of a bridge collapsed in Mumbai's Andheri station.
Orlando, FL, May 23, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The author, Robert Dunn, has released a new book, "MOTORMAN," on the independent horror publisher, Necro Publications, Bedlam Press & Weird West Books.
One of the motorman was killed while the assistant motorman and the train's guard were injured in the accident, saidAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA Neeraj Sharma, a spokesman forAaAaAeAeAaAeAeA Railway, according to the (http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-news-india/lokmanya-tilak-express-collides-with-emu-palwal-haryana-at-least-100-injured/) Press Trust of India news agency.