[kwawr-ee-muh n, kwor-]
Origin of quarryman
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Examples from the Web for quarryman
This was Evan Peters, the quarryman, and I glanced at him very suspiciously.George Bowring - A Tale Of Cader Idris
R. D. Blackmore
Thou didst act with her like a quarryman from the Alban Hills.
The quarryman offered to guide him, and declared that he would find Peter there.
The quarryman staggered back, and I had just time to spring to his aid.
The quarryman swung his pasty bag and smote his breast with it.
- a man who works in or manages a quarry
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Word Origin and History for quarryman
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