linkman
noun Date: 1716 1. linkboy 2. British a broadcasting moderator or anchorman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Linkman — Linkboy Link boy (l[i^][ng]k boi ), Linkman Link man (l[i^][ng]k m[a^]n), n. [See 1st {Link}.] A boy or man that carried a link or torch to light passengers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • linkman — noun a) adult linkboy b) Player who uses speed and dexterity to keep an attacking teams downfield progress fluid. Syn: torchbearer …   Wiktionary

  • linkman — n. man hired to carry a torch to light the way for passengers or pedestrians …   English contemporary dictionary

  • linkman — noun (plural linkmen) Brit. 1》 a person serving as a connection between others. 2》 a person providing continuity between items on radio or television …   English new terms dictionary

  • linkman — noun (C) a man whose job is to introduce all the separate parts of a radio or television broadcast …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • linkman — link·man …   English syllables

  • linkman — /ˈlɪŋkmæn/ (say lingkman) noun (plural linkmen) (in television, radio, etc.) a man who works as a compere, linking various sections of a program …   Australian English dictionary

  • linkman — n. (pl. men) 1 a person providing continuity in a broadcast programme. 2 a player between the forwards and half backs or strikers and backs in football etc …   Useful english dictionary

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