bandsman

[bandz-muh n]
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noun, plural bands·men.

a musician who plays in a band.

Nearby words

  1. bandoline,
  2. bandoneon,
  3. bandora,
  4. bandore,
  5. bandsaw,
  6. bandspreading,
  7. bandstand,
  8. bandung,
  9. bandura,
  10. bandurria

Origin of bandsman

First recorded in 1835–45; band1 + 's1 + -man

Usage note

See -man.

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British Dictionary definitions for bandsman

bandsman

noun plural -men

a player in a musical band, esp a brass or military band
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