[lad-er-muh n, -man]
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noun, plural lad·der·men [lad-er-muh n, -men] /ˈlæd ər mən, -ˌmɛn/.
  1. a firefighter who is a member of a hook-and-ladder company.

Origin of ladderman

An Americanism dating back to 1885–90; ladder + man1

Usage note

See -man. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for ladderman

firefighter, engineman, ladderman