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porter

synonym (synonym of porter)

hypernym (porter IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a person employed to carry luggage and supplies (noun.person)
    someone who works with their hands; someone engaged in manual labor (noun.person)
     
  • a railroad employee who assists passengers (especially on sleeping cars) (noun.person)
    a worker who is hired to perform a job (noun.person)
     
  • a very dark sweet ale brewed from roasted unmalted barley (noun.food)
    a general name for beer made with a top fermenting yeast; in some of the United States an ale is (by law) a brew of more than 4% alcohol by volume (noun.food)
     
  • carry luggage or supplies (verb.contact)
    move while supporting, either in a vehicle or in one's hands or on one's body (verb.contact)
     
  • someone who guards an entrance (noun.person)
    a person who keeps watch over something or someone (noun.person)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF porter relation)

  • a person employed to carry luggage and supplies (noun.person)
    a porter who helps passengers with their baggage at a railroad station (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a porter who helps passengers with their baggage at an airport (noun.person)
     
  • someone who guards an entrance (noun.person)
    a uniformed doorman (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a porter on duty during the night (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who is paid to admit only those who have purchased tickets (noun.person)
     

instance hypernym (porter IS A KIND OF .... relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • United States composer and lyricist of musical comedies (1891-1946) (noun.person)
    someone who composes music as a profession (noun.person)
     
  • United States writer of short stories whose pen name was O. Henry (1862-1910) (noun.person)
    writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay) (noun.person)
     

derivation (.... is derived from porter)

  • a person employed to carry luggage and supplies (noun.person)
    carry, bear, convey, or bring (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    carry luggage or supplies (verb.contact)
     
  • carry luggage or supplies (verb.contact)
    the transportation of burdens by porters (noun.act)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym instance hypernym derivation door guard doorkeeper katherine anne porter cole albert porter o. henry william sydney porter ale guard employee jack carry transport commissionaire night porter ticket collector ticket taker redcap skycap author writer composer port porterage

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