[lawn-dree-man, lahn-]

noun, plural laun·dry·men.

a person who works in or operates a laundry.
a person who collects and delivers laundry.

Origin of laundryman

First recorded in 1700–10; laundry + man1

Usage note

See -man. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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noun plural -men

a man who collects or delivers laundry
a man who works in a laundry
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