night porter


night porter
night porter UK US noun [C]
someone whose job is to take care of a building or hotel at night: »

The hotel reception had closed at midnight and did not have a night porter.


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  • night porter — night porters N COUNT A night porter is a person whose job is to be on duty at the main reception desk of a hotel throughout the night. [mainly BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • night porter — night .porter n BrE someone who works at the main entrance of a hotel during the night …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Night porter — For the movie, see The Night Porter. A night porter is a porter who is on duty during the night. A hotel commonly has a night porter to attend to the needs of guests and other incidents during the night. [1] They may also be required to perform… …   Wikipedia

  • night porter — noun a porter on duty during the night • Hypernyms: ↑doorkeeper, ↑doorman, ↑door guard, ↑hall porter, ↑porter, ↑gatekeeper, ↑ostiary * * * night porter UK US no …   Useful english dictionary

  • night porter — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms night porter : singular night porter plural night porters someone whose job is to look after a large building such as a hotel or a hospital during the night …   English dictionary

  • night-porter — night porˈter noun A porter in attendance during the night • • • Main Entry: ↑night …   Useful english dictionary

  • night porter — hotel porter that works at night …   English contemporary dictionary

  • night-porter — /ˈnaɪt pɔtə/ (say nuyt pawtuh) noun a porter or doorkeeper on duty at night …   Australian English dictionary

  • night porter — noun (C) someone who works at the main entrance of a hotel during the night …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • The Night Porter — Infobox Film name = The Night Porter amg id = 1:35235 imdb id = 0071910 director = Liliana Cavani writer = Liliana Cavani starring = Dirk Bogarde Charlotte Rampling Philippe Leroy Gabriele Ferzetti Isa Miranda producer = Robert Gordon Edwards Esa …   Wikipedia