Definition of quarryman in English:


Syllabification: quar·ry·man
Pronunciation: /ˈkwôrēmən, ˈkwär-

noun (plural quarrymen)

  • A worker in a quarry.
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    • 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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