Definition of quarryman in English:

quarryman

Line breaks: quar¦ry|man
Pronunciation: /ˈkwɒrɪmən
 
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noun (plural quarrymen)

A worker in a quarry.
More example sentences
  • Like painters, metal workers, and quarrymen, a miner cannot eradicate the scars of his occupation.
  • Lehner speculates that the Eastern town housed skilled craftsmen, artisans, stone masons, quarrymen, overseers, and officials.
  • Richardson and McKim, Mead, and White, well trained in the classical tradition, designed structures that gave much employment to quarrymen and stonecutters.

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