counterman counterman  /ˈkaʊn tər ˌmæn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who attends a counter (as in a diner)

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Usage(s):

  1. He ducked behind the counter to greet the cook, the counterman, the waitresses and the busboy.
  2. The birdlike little woman chattered warmly to the counterman as she ordered weak tea.
  3. At every McDonald's outlet, winking lights on the grills tell the counterman exactly when to flip over the hamburgers.

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