daysman

[ deyz-muh n ]
/ ˈdeɪz mən /
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noun, plural days·men. Archaic.

an umpire; mediator.

Nearby words

  1. days of grace,
  2. days of wine and roses,
  3. daysail,
  4. dayshell,
  5. dayside,
  6. dayspring,
  7. daystar,
  8. daytime,
  9. dayton,
  10. daytona beach

Origin of daysman

1480–90; day + ’s1 + -man; compare day to submit for arbitration, apparently v. use of day

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