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Definition of "coalman" []

  • Someone who delivers coal. (noun)
  • Someone who sells coal. (noun)
  • A coal miner (as distinguished from other type of miners). (noun)

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Use "coalman" in a sentence
  • "In the meantime, Avni approached the engine car and ordered the engineer and the coalman to get out and lie on the ground as far as possible from the train."
  • "This morning there had been some problem with the coalman, who had tried to deliver enough coal for a winter month when it was already April."
  • "If Samuel had not yelled out 'Oi!' quite so loud when the coalman come and tried to pull one over on him, ma'am, I would not have dropped the cup."