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bellboy Line breaks: bell|boy
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛlbɔɪ/

Definition of bellboy in English:


chiefly North American
An attendant in a hotel who performs services such as carrying guests' luggage.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with bellboy

sandboy • rentboy • playboy
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