Hodman
Hodman Hod"man, n.; pl. {Hodmen}(?). A man who carries a hod; a mason's tender. [1913 Webster]

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  • hodman — /hod meuhn/, n., pl. hodmen. See hod carrier. [1580 90; HOD + MAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • hodman — noun A bricklayers or masons laborer who carries bricks, mortar, cement and the like in a hod. Syn: hod carrier, hoddie …   Wiktionary

  • hodman — hod·man || hÉ‘dmÉ™n /hÉ’d n. man who carries a hod, hod carrier, person employed to carry bricks and mortar in a hod …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hodman — noun (plural hodmen) Brit. a labourer carrying a hod …   English new terms dictionary

  • hodman — hod·man …   English syllables

  • hodman — /ˈhɒdmən/ (say hodmuhn) noun (plural hodmen) a bricklayer s assistant. {hod + man} …   Australian English dictionary

  • hodman — n. (pl. men) 1 a labourer who carries a hod. 2 a literary hack. 3 a person who works mechanically …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hodmen — Hodman Hod man, n.; pl. {Hodmen}(?). A man who carries a hod; a mason s tender. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hod carrier — noun a laborer who carries supplies to masons or bricklayers • Syn: ↑hodman • Hypernyms: ↑laborer, ↑manual laborer, ↑labourer, ↑jack * * * noun : a laborer employed in carrying bricks, mo …   Useful english dictionary

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