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swagman

[swag-muh n] /ˈswæg mən/
noun, plural swagmen. Australian
1.
a tramp, hobo, or vagabond.
2.
anyone who carries a swag while traveling, as a camper or prospector.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; swag2 + -man
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swagman

/ˈswæɡˌmæn; -mən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(Austral & NZ, informal) a labourer who carries his personal possessions in a pack or swag while travelling about in search of work; vagrant worker Also called swagger, swaggie
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