noun, plural bridge·men.
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Example sentences from the Web for bridgeman
Mr. Bridgeman, always cautious, "understood" that the men had been "recommended" to go back to work.
"I hope he does repent—that he will atone," said Miss Bridgeman, gloomily.
"Perhaps he is seeing to the packing of his portmanteau," said Miss Bridgeman.
But we shall soon amend that and make a convert of you like Miss Bridgeman there.A Reputed Changeling|Charlotte M. Yonge
Penny wondered if she would be able to enter the Kippenberg estate without being challenged by the bridgeman or a servant.Danger at the Drawbridge|Mildred A. Wirt