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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A worker in an inn or public house who serves customers and does various chores.

Usage examples (35)
  • Emily Talisman was his runner, potboy, and audience.
  • I woke the potboy to give me of the landlord's choicest.
  • Firthing, the potboy, dropped to his knees beside Bueren.
  • Trixie sang and the potboy whistled louder but less sweetly than Simon. for more
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