Packman Pack"man, n.; pl. {Packmen}. One who bears a pack; a peddler. [1913 Webster]

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  • packman — [pak′mən] n. pl. packmen [pak′mən] a peddler …   English World dictionary

  • Packman — Recorded in the spellings of Pakeman, Packman, Peakman, and Paceman, this medieval surname is job descriptive. It derives from the Olde English pre 7th century word pac meaning a bundle, and the Anglo Saxon word mann , which has a variety of… …   Surnames reference

  • packman — noun Date: circa 1625 peddler …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • packman — /pak meuhn/, n., pl. packmen. a peddler. [1615 25; PACK1 + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • packman — noun Someone who travels with a pack, especially a travelling salesman. Syn: peddler, pedlar …   Wiktionary

  • packman — I Cleveland Dialect List a pedlar II North Country (Newcastle) Words a pedlar …   English dialects glossary

  • packman — n. peddler …   English contemporary dictionary

  • packman — noun (plural packmen) archaic a pedlar …   English new terms dictionary

  • packman — pack·man …   English syllables

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