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Definition of "floorwalker" [floor•walk•er]

  • An employee of a department store who supervises sales personnel and assists customers. Also called floor manager. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "floorwalker" in a sentence
  • "At stops in Vicksburg, Greenville or Stovepipe Bend, Sam serves as a different kind of floorwalker, trying to keep order among the raucous, 500-plus crowds smelling of sweat and Sen-Sen and armed with knives or moonshine or both."
  • "When I entered I approached the "floorwalker," and handing him my sample, said:"
  • "The floorwalker is our point of social contact with patrons. ""