porter


porter
porter por‧ter [ˈpɔːtə ǁ ˈpɔːrtər] noun [countable] JOBS TRAVEL
1. someone whose job is to carry people's bags, for example at railway stations, airports etc
2. someone whose job is to help guests arriving at a hotel

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porter UK US /ˈpɔːtər/ noun [C]
a person whose job is to carry things, especially travellers' bags at railway stations, airports, hotels, etc.
UK (US doorman) a person whose job is to be present at the entrance to a large building, for example a hotel, in order to help visitors
See also NIGHT PORTER(Cf. ↑night porter)

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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