Thesaurus / linemen
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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The linemen were trotting off, trailing the chain, and the referee had waved his arm toward the Kenwood goal.

Center Rush RowlandRalph Henry Barbour

Linemen began to extend the wires; trackmen began laying new tracks.

Beyond this point there are cabins built at intervals of a few miles as shelter for the linemen when making repairs to the wire.

On the Tuesday a small army of linemen arrived to set the poles and to string the wires for the lighting of the town.

His cry of alarm had brought several other linemen to the foot of the pole.

At first linemen crept along the cables, carrying tow ropes to which flat-bottomed boats were attached.

Linemen were sent down from our train at every station to repair the telegraph wires which are damaged.

History of the Johnstown FloodWillis Fletcher Johnson

He waved the linemen toward the Chambers goal and the grand-stand burst into a peal of triumph.

Left Tackle ThayerRalph Henry Barbour

I shall send one of the linemen along with you to fend off the other basket in case it swings into yours in passing.

Many FrontsLewis R. Freeman

Behind them, sure of protection now, a dozen linemen came dragging their hose.