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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BELLHOP

Then the bellhop escorted me to 1224 and left me for the night.

I saw her register, I went with her and the bellhop to her room, Number 913, and saw her installed.

While here I was to telephone once or twice, also to call a bellhop and see him.

The bellhop waved at them and they cawed at her and flew off.

Thus girded, she consulted with her bellhop some more and laid out an itinerary.

Did any one here see Mr Pollard in his room, the detective asked in desperation, and to his surprise a bellhop piped out, I did.

A young man who doubled as bellhop and elevator operator took Candron up to the third floor.

She stared gape-jawed at this until the bellhop gently tugged at her elbow, giving her a dazzling smile.

The bellhop gave us a knowing leer as we registered separately, but I was content to let him think what he wanted.

Being a bellhop isnt just the job Id pick out for you, or any boy, if I had the choosing.

WORD ORIGIN

also bell-hop, by 1906, American English, shortening of slang bellhopper (1899), from bell (n.) + hop (v.). The notion is one who "hops" into action when the bell is rung.

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nounperson who serves others
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.