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[pan-tree-muh n]
noun, plural pan·try·men.
  1. a person who works in or has charge of a pantry, as aboard ship or in a hospital.
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Origin of pantryman

First recorded in 1555–65; pantry + -man
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for pantryman

Historical Examples

  • He was uneasy in his borrowed clothes—he had surrendered his own garments to a pantryman who had volunteered to dry them.

    Blow The Man Down

    Holman Day

  • It was in a swell hotel run by an Englishman and Billy was installed as pantryman.

  • If the customers complains that the fork got on it a piece Bismarck herring, that is from the pantryman a Schuld.