garageman
noun Date: 1919 a person who works in a garage

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  • garageman — /geuh rahzh man , rahj / or, esp. Brit., /gar ij , ahzh /, n., pl. garagemen. a person who works in a garage, as a mechanic or attendant. [1915 20; GARAGE + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • garageman — ga·rage·man …   English syllables

  • garageman — ga•rage•man [[t]gəˈrɑʒˌmæn, ˈrɑdʒ [/t]] esp. brit. [[t]ˈgær ɪdʒ , ɑʒ [/t]] n. pl. men cvb a person who works in a garage • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • garageman — ˌman, ˌmaa(ə)n noun (plural garagemen) : a worker in a garage * * * /geuh rahzh man , rahj / or, esp. Brit., /gar ij , ahzh /, n., pl. garagemen. a person who works in a garage, as a mechanic or attendant. [1915 20; GARAGE + MAN] …   Useful english dictionary

  • garageman's lien — The lien of the keeper of a garage for service upon, or storage of, a motor vehicle. 24 Am J1st Garag § 48 …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • garageman's lien — noun the extension of a mechanic s lien to include payment for work on automobiles • Hypernyms: ↑mechanic s lien …   Useful english dictionary

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  • hang up — {v.} 1. To place on a hook, peg, or hanger. * /When the children come to school, they hang up their coats in the cloakroom./ 2a. To place a telephone receiver back on its hook and break the connection. * /Carol s mother told her she had talked… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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