billman

[bil-muh n]

Origin of billman

First recorded in 1520–30; bill3 + -man
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Historical Examples of billman

  • Mrs. Billman, Milly decided, and so confided to her husband, was hard and ambitious socially.

    One Woman's Life

    Robert Herrick

  • She had a woman's respect for any institution, and Mrs. Billman had made her feel that Bunker's was a very important institution.

    One Woman's Life

    Robert Herrick

  • For Hazel Fredericks had two merely for household purposes and the Billman's house boasted of four and a boy in buttons.

    One Woman's Life

    Robert Herrick

  • But neither Billman nor Fredericks had felt obliged to leave the magazine, she learned from Hazel.

    One Woman's Life

    Robert Herrick

  • Mrs. Bunker and Mrs. Billman, of course, had long since lost sight of Milly in the course of her migrations.

    One Woman's Life

    Robert Herrick