[ weyt-man ]

noun,plural weight·men.
  1. a person whose work is to weigh goods or merchandise.

  2. Also weight man .Track and Field. a competitor in a field event who throws a weight, as a discus, shotput, or hammer.

Origin of weightman

First recorded in 1945–50; weight + man

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