Definitions for bagmanˈbægˌmæn for 1, 3 ; -mən for 2 ; -ˌmɛn for 1 ; -mən for 2

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bag•manˈbægˌmæn for 1, 3 ; -mən for 2 ; -ˌmɛn for 1 ; -mən for 2(n.)(pl.)-men

  1. Slang.a person who collects, carries, or distributes money gained by dishonest means.

  2. Brit. Informal.

    Category: British

    Ref: traveling salesman.

  3. Canadian. a political fund-raiser.

    Category: Canada/Canadian

Origin of bagman:

1925–30 (def. 1 )

Princeton's WordNet

  1. traveling salesman, travelling salesman, commercial traveler, commercial traveller, roadman, bagman(noun)

    a salesman who travels to call on customers

  2. bagman(noun)

    a racketeer assigned to collect or distribute payoff money

Wiktionary

  1. bagman(Noun)

    A person who collects, transports, or distributes illicit money, especially for the purpose of bribery, extortion, or the making of other improper payments.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bagman(noun)

    a commercial traveler; one employed to solicit orders for manufacturers and tradesmen

Freebase

  1. Bagman

    Bagman is a platform arcade game released by Valadon Automation in 1982. It was also licensed to Stern for U.S. distribution in the same year. This game was also released for the Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum home computer systems in 1984 as Gilligan's Gold; it is known in France as Le Bagnard. The official world record for this game is held by Jerry McCloskey with a maximum possible 6 840 850 points.

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