gateman

[ geyt-muhn, -man ]
/ ˈgeɪt mən, -ˌmæn /

noun, plural gate·men [geyt-muhn, -men]. /ˈgeɪt mən, -ˌmɛn/.

a gatekeeper.

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Origin of gateman

First recorded in 1790–1800; gate1 + man
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