Definition of bellboy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbɛlbɔɪ


chiefly North American
  • An attendant in a hotel who performs services such as carrying guests' luggage.
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    • Numerous taxicabs and limousines pulled up to the gilded doorway, dropping off guests while young bellboys carted luggage up the service elevator to various suites.
    • The taxi pulled in front of the hotel and a bellboy immediately retrieved his luggage from the boot of the car.
    • She paid the driver as the bellboys got her luggage and took them up to Justin's room.

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