noun Date: 1854 an official in charge of the operation of a railroad station

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • stationmaster — ► NOUN ▪ an official in charge of a railway station …   English terms dictionary

  • stationmaster — ☆ stationmaster [stā′shən mas΄tər, stā′shənmäs΄tər ] n. an official in charge of a railroad station …   English World dictionary

  • stationmaster — [[t]ste͟ɪʃ(ə)nmɑːstə(r), mæstə(r)[/t]] stationmasters also station master N COUNT A stationmaster is the official who is in charge of a railway station …   English dictionary

  • stationmaster — geležinkelio stoties viršininkas statusas T sritis profesijos apibrėžtis Asmuo, kuris vadovauja geležinkelio stoties veiklai. Jis koordinuoja visų stoties padalinių darbus, organizuoja pamaininį jam pavaldžių darbuotojų darbą, vadovauja traukinių …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • stationmaster — /stay sheuhn mas teuhr, mah steuhr/, n. a person in charge of a railroad station; station agent. [1855 60, Amer.; STATION + MASTER] * * * …   Universalium

  • stationmaster — noun The person in charge of a railroad station, usually an employee of a particular railroad by which the station is owned, but sometimes an employee of a separate corporation, such as one owning a station used by two or more railroads …   Wiktionary

  • stationmaster — Synonyms and related words: baggage man, bakehead, brakeman, brakie, butcher, conductor, dispatcher, fireman, footplate man, guard, lineman, porter, railroad man, railroader, redcap, smoke agent, stoker, switchman, trainboy, trainman, trainmaster …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stationmaster — sta|tion|mas|ter [ steıʃn,mæstər ] noun count someone whose job is to manage a train station …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • stationmaster — n. one in charge of a train station …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stationmaster — noun an official in charge of a railway station …   English new terms dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”