Definition of donkeyman in English:

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donkeyman

Pronunciation: /ˈdɒŋkiːman/

noun (plural donkeymen)

A man with responsibilities in a ship’s engine room: [as modifier]: a donkeyman greaser
More example sentences
  • The donkeyman shrugged, but the hairs on his ears stood on end.
  • He paused to see if the donkeyman was listening.
  • She glared at the donkeyman, aching to feel her hands about his neck.

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