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See also: Stallman



stall +‎ -man


stallman (plural stallmen)

  1. One who keeps a stall for the sale of merchandise, especially books.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sterne to this entry?)
  2. (mining, historical) A subcontractor in charge of a stall or working place.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for stallman in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)