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  Words related to Porter

Related / Similar Words: porter, porter's beer, doorkeeper, doorman, door guard, hall porter, gatekeeper, ostiary, Pullman porter, William Sydney Porter, O. Henry, Cole Porter, Cole Albert Porter, Katherine Anne Porter

 

Definition:
  • a very dark sweet ale brewed from roasted unmalted barley;
  • someone who guards an entrance;
  • a railroad employee who assists passengers (especially on sleeping cars);
  • a person employed to carry luggage and supplies;
  • United States writer of short stories whose pen name was O. Henry (1862-1910);
  • United States composer and lyricist of musical comedies (1891-1946);
  • United States writer of novels and short stories (1890-1980);
  • carry luggage or supplies; "They portered the food up Mount Kilimanjaro for the tourists";

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    Hyponyms: commissionaire, night porter, ticket collector, ticket taker, redcap, skycap

     

    Derivational Morphology: porter, port, porterage

     

    Anagrams: topper, report, potter, pretor

     

     
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