[dih-liv-uh-ree-man, -muh n]

noun, plural de·liv·er·y·men [dih-liv-uh-ree-men, -muh n] /dɪˈlɪv ə riˌmɛn, -mən/.

a person employed to make deliveries of merchandise to purchasers, usually by means of a truck.

Origin of deliveryman

First recorded in 1915–20; delivery + man1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of deliveryman

  • The top of the milk bottle over which the milk is poured is exposed to contamination from the hands of the deliveryman.