ferryman ferryman  /ˈfɛ ri mən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a man who operates a ferry

Usage(s):

  1. But they're mostly sketchy figures in suits and uniforms, the sorely afflicted or, like the ferryman, no-accounts who come to stud and go off to do something else.
  2. There is Steve Hewitt, the ferryman, who can help to establish whether Markham spent the night in Edgartown or on Chappaquiddick.
  3. He pays a valsero ferryman two pesos to cross the Suchiate River on an inner tube raft.

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