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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A laborer who loads and unloads vessels in a port.

Usage examples (8)
  • Try for a position as a dockhand, day laborer, or the like.
  • The dockhand howled in pain as the short sword clattered to the floor.
  • He was built more like a dockhand than a descendant of local aristocracy.
  • The dockhand careened backward against a wall covered with dusty fishing trophies. for more
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