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weatherman

[weth -er-man] /ˈwɛð ərˌmæn/
noun, plural weathermen.
1.
a person who forecasts and reports the weather; meteorologist.
2.
a weathercaster.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; weather + man1
Usage note
See -man.
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British Dictionary definitions for weathermen

weatherman

/ˈwɛðəˌmæn/
noun (pl) -men
1.
a person who forecasts the weather, esp one who works in a meteorological office

Weatherman

/ˈwɛðəˌmæn/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(US) a member of a militant revolutionary group active in the US during the 1970s
Word Origin
C20: name adopted from a line in Bob Dylan's song ``Subterranean Homesick Blues'': "You don't need a weatherman To know which way the wind blows."
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Word Origin and History for weathermen

weatherman

n.

"one who observes the weather," 1901, from weather (n.) + man (n.).

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