legman
noun Date: 1923 1. a reporter assigned usually to gather information 2. an assistant who performs various subordinate tasks (as gathering information or running errands)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • legman — leg·man || legmÉ™n n. pageboy, one who collects information for a newspaper …   English contemporary dictionary

  • legman — noun (plural legmen) a person employed to run errands or to do other simple tasks …   English new terms dictionary

  • legman — leg·man …   English syllables

  • legman — leg•man [[t]ˈlɛgˌmæn, mən[/t]] n. pl. men [[t] ˌmɛn, mən[/t]] 1) a person employed as an assistant to gather information, run errands, etc 2) jou a reporter who gathers news firsthand • Etymology: 1920–25, amer …   From formal English to slang

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