propman


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propman

(ˈprɒpˌmæn)
n, pl -men
(Theatre) short for property man

prop•man

(ˈprɒpˌmæn)

n., pl. -men.
a person in charge of the properties used in a theatrical, motion-picture, or television production.
[1930–35]
usage: See -man.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.propman - member of the stage crew in charge of properties
stage technician, stagehand - an employee of a theater who performs work involved in putting on a theatrical production
Translations

propman

n (Theat) → Requisiteur(in) m(f)
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1907: Birth of American film actor John Wayne: Born in Iowa, Wayne had developed a friendship with director John Ford while working as propman at the Fox Film Corporation during the summers in the late 1920s.
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