busboy

or bus boy

[ buhs-boi ]

noun
  1. a waiter's helper in a restaurant or other public dining room.

Origin of busboy

1
1910–15, Americanism;bus- short for omnibus waiter's helper (see omnibus) + boy

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British Dictionary definitions for bus boy

bus boy

noun
  1. US and Canadian a waiter's assistant

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