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floorwalker

[ flawr-waw-ker, flohr- ]
/ ˈflɔrˌwɔ kər, ˈfloʊr- /
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noun

a person employed in a store to direct customers and supervise salespeople.

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Origin of floorwalker

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80; floor + walker
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British Dictionary definitions for floorwalker

floorwalker
/ (ˈflɔːˌwɔːkə) /

noun

the US name for shopwalker
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