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Definition of "linkman" [linkman]

  • Adult linkboy; one bearing a torch or light (noun)
  • Player who uses speed and dexterity to keep an attacking team's downfield progress fluid. (noun)
  • A man who acts as a link or connection. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "linkman" in a sentence
  • "I expected, I think, to see the dreaded figure of the linkman."
  • "Garric had rented a lantern at the Captain's Rest, but he hadn't bothered to hire a linkman to guide him and Tenoctris back to the Red Ox because he had a good sense of direction and the recollections of King Carus besides."
  • "I found my linkman leaning against a post and laughing heartily."