stockboy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

stock +‎ boy

Noun[edit]

stockboy (plural stockboys)

  1. A young stockman.
    • 2009 April 19, Allen Salkin, “He’s the Man Who Sets the Table”, New York Times:
      When an aunt who was an actress helped him find a job in the William Morris mailroom, where would-be agents traditionally start, the salary was not enough to support him, so he took a second job working as a stockboy at a Macy’s in New Jersey.