noun, plural long·shore·men.
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From 1934 to 1942, he was a busboy, a dishwasher, a truck driver, and a longshoreman.The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum|Robert Ward|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And she knew at once what Johnnie did not guess: the longshoreman wanted the boy to appear ridiculous.
He took a long, leaping step over the things on the floor—a step in the direction of the longshoreman.
The longshoreman placed the books atop the olive-drab hat, crushing it flat with their weight.
This was the Sunday-morning longshoreman that was the pleasantest to look at.
So a lumper, or 'longshoreman, had told the men where to put things.The Sandman: His Sea Stories|William J. Hopkins