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bushelman

[boo sh-uh l-muh n, -man]
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noun, plural bush·el·men [boo sh-uh l-muh n, -men] /ˈbʊʃ əl mən, -ˌmɛn/.
  1. a person who alters or repairs garments; busheler.
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Origin of bushelman

First recorded in 1840–50; bushel2 + man1
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  • You would say he had been brought up a bushelman in Essex Street.

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