tillerman
noun Date: circa 1934 one in charge of a tiller ; steersman

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tillerman — noun A person who steers the rear wheels of a fire engine or controls its ladder That function was reserved for the tillerman, (the man that sits at the top steering position at the rear of the aerial ladder) …   Wiktionary

  • tillerman — /til euhr meuhn/, n., pl. tillermen. a person who steers a boat or has charge of a tiller. [1930 35; TILLER2 + MAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • tillerman — til·ler·man …   English syllables

  • tillerman — til•ler•man [[t]ˈtɪl ər mən[/t]] n. pl. men a person who steers a boat …   From formal English to slang

  • tillerman — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ mən noun (plural tillermen) Etymology: tiller (II) + man : one in charge of a tiller * * * /til euhr meuhn/, n., pl. tillermen. a person who steers a boat or has charge of a tiller. [1930 35; TILLER2 + MAN] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tillerman Cycle — The Tillerman Cycle is a series of children s novels by the author Cynthia Voigt. Currently there are seven titles in the series.eries# Homecoming (1981) # Dicey s Song (1982) # A Solitary Blue (1983) # The Runner (1985) # Comes a Stranger (1986) …   Wikipedia

  • Tea for the Tillerman — Studioalbum von Cat Stevens (heute Yusuf) Veröffentlichung 1970 Label Island Records …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tea for the Tillerman — Infobox Album Name = Tea for the Tillerman Type = Studio Artist = Cat Stevens Released = November 23 1970 Recorded = 1970 Genre = Folk rock Pop Length = 36:40 Label = Island (UK) A M (USA) Producer = Paul Samwell Smith Reviews = * Allmusic… …   Wikipedia

  • Tea for the Tillerman — Album par Cat Stevens Sortie 23 novembre 1970 Enregistrement Juillet 1970 aux studios Morgan (Londres) Durée 36:40 Genre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Homecoming (novel) — Infobox Book | name = Homecoming image caption = author = Cynthia Voigt illustrator = Sharon Scotland cover artist = Mark Harrison country = United States language = English series = Tillerman series genre = Young adult novel publisher =… …   Wikipedia

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