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sweetman

noun plural -men
  1. (in the Caribbean) a man kept by a woman
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Historical Examples of sweetman

  • Mr. Sweetman cried something inarticulate and plunged for the porch.

    Detectives, Inc.

    William Heyliger

  • You and Sweetman thought it was the beating of a human heart.

    Detectives, Inc.

    William Heyliger

  • I had spent all my life at school, from the day when my father and mother kissed me for the last time in Miss Sweetman's parlour.

  • But Miss Sweetman was busy, and only puckered up her mouth and ordered me back to my seat.

  • Outside the house of Frederick Wingate two men stood talking; he saw, with surprise, that one of them was Mr. Sweetman.

    Detectives, Inc.

    William Heyliger