stevedore
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈstiːvəˌdɔː(ɹ)/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈstivəˌdɔɹ/
Noun

stevedore (plural stevedores)

  1. A dockworker involved in load#Verb|loading and unloading cargo, or in supervising such work. [from 18th c.]
Synonyms Translations Verb

stevedore (stevedores, present participle stevedoring; past and past participle stevedored)

  1. (transitive) To load or unload a ship's cargo.



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