Definition of body man in English:

body man

Syllabification: bod·y man


North American informal
  • A political leader’s personal aide or assistant.
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    • On NBC's "The West Wing," President Josiah Bartlet treated his body man, Charlie Young, like a son.
    • Meanwhile, the IHT profiles Obama's "body man" Reggie Love.
    • What a body man does depends on the politician.

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