Tower man


noun, plural towermen.
Railroads. a person who works in a switch tower and, by means of a signal box, directs the movement of trains.
Aviation. an air-traffic controller.

1890–95, Americanism; tower1 + -man Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To tower man
Previous Definition: tower london
Next Definition: tower men
Words Near: tower man
More from
Synonyms and Antonyms for tower man
More from
Search for articles containing tower man
More from Translator Word FAQs presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature