See also: pot boy
potboy (plural potboys)
- A boy employed as waiter to serve (pots of) drinks, as in a tavern.
- (Britain) a boy or man employed in a public house to collect empty pots or glasses.
- “potboy” in Webster’s Seventh New Collegiate Dictionary: Based on Webster’s Third New International Dictionary, 7th edition, Springfield, Mass.: G[eorge] & C[harles] Merriam, 1963 (1967 printing), OCLC 974117641.