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tollman

[tohl-muh n] /ˈtoʊl mən/
noun, plural tollmen.
1.
a tollkeeper.
Origin of tollman
1735-1745
1735-45; toll1 + -man
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  • No one but Dick, the tollman, could have thrown that against the door!

    The Strollers Frederic S. Isham
  • tollman rose and went over to the window which gave off across the garden.

    The Tyranny of Weakness Charles Neville Buck
  • tollman spoke thoughtfully and with no resentment of his companion's temper.

    The Tyranny of Weakness Charles Neville Buck
  • Had Mr. tollman held a brief for you he could not have defended you more stoutly.

    The Tyranny of Weakness Charles Neville Buck
  • One afternoon Conscience tollman was walking among her flowers.

    The Tyranny of Weakness Charles Neville Buck
  • "I've had a letter from Ebbett," tollman commented one day at luncheon.

    The Tyranny of Weakness Charles Neville Buck
  • The cause of their quarrel was the fact that tollman had no money.

    Uncle Sam Detective William Atherton Du Puy
  • When she was located it was found that tollman was not with her.

    Uncle Sam Detective William Atherton Du Puy

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