Definition of shantyman in English:


Line breaks: shanty|man
Pronunciation: /ˈʃantɪman

noun (plural shantymen /ˈʃantɪmɛn/)

North American
A lumberjack.
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  • A soloist, the ‘shantyman’, would improvise verses, and the working team would punctuate with invariable refrains, containing one or two accents at which combined forces would pull together.

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Pronunciation: ˈretrəˌfleks
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