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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A police officer in charge of several other officers; One, such as a delivery person, who goes from place to place, as in a habitual or definite circuit (for the purpose of delivering goods or making inspections or so on).

Usage examples (31)
  • Noun, : a political roundsman
  • One was that of an old fellow, a veteran of the Civil War, who was a roundsman.
  • There was none of the loafing stride characteristic of the professional roundsman.
  • Some day, when The Dutchman was dead, he would write a book and he possessed secrets that no roundsman could even guess at. for more
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