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Porter

Por´ter
n.1.A man who has charge of a door or gate; a doorkeeper; one who waits at the door to receive messages.
To him the porter openeth.
- John x. 3.
1.A carrier; one who carries or conveys burdens, luggage, etc.; for hire.
2.(Forging) A bar of iron or steel at the end of which a forging is made; esp., a long, large bar, to the end of which a heavy forging is attached, and by means of which the forging is lifted and handled in hammering and heating; - called also porter bar.
3.A malt liquor, of a dark color and moderately bitter taste, possessing tonic and intoxicating qualities.
Noun1.Porterporter - a person employed to carry luggage and supplies
2.porter - someone who guards an entrance
3.Porter - United States writer of novels and short stories (1890-1980)
4.Porter - United States composer and lyricist of musical comedies (1891-1946)
5.Porter - United States writer of short stories whose pen name was O. Henry (1862-1910)
6.porter - a railroad employee who assists passengers (especially on sleeping cars)
Synonyms: Pullman porter
7.porter - a very dark sweet ale brewed from roasted unmalted barley
Synonyms: porter's beer
Verb1.porter - carry luggage or supplies; "They portered the food up Mount Kilimanjaro for the tourists"

PORTER. The name of an ancient English officer who bore or carried a rod before the justices. The door-keeper of the English parliament also bears this name.
     2. One who is employed as a common carrier to carry goods from one place to another in the same town, is also called a porter. Such person is in general answerable as a common carrier. Story, Bailm. Sec. 496.

Aquarius, Ganymede, Hebe, baggage man, bakehead, bearer, bheesty, brakeman, brakie, busboy, butcher, caddie, caretaker, cargo handler, carrier, carrier pigeon, carter, cerberus, cleaner, common carrier, concierge, conductor, conveyer, coolie, cupbearer, dispatcher, doorkeeper, doorman, drayman, express, expressman, fireman, footplate man, freighter, gatekeeper, guard, gun bearer, hauler, homing pigeon, janitor, letter carrier, lineman, litter-bearer, ostiary, railroad man, railroader, receptionist, redcap, shield-bearer, skycap, smoke agent, stationmaster, stevedore, stoker, stretcher-bearer, super, superintendent, switchman, the Water Bearer, trainboy, trainman, trainmaster, transporter, truck driver, trucker, usher, wagoner, warden, watchman, water boy, water carrier, yardman, yardmaster
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