[lawng-shawr-muh n, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈʃɔr mən, -ˈʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/
noun, plural longshoremen.
a person employed on the wharves of a port, as in loading and unloading vessels.
noun (pl) -men
(US & Canadian) a man employed in the loading or unloading of ships Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) docker
1811, shortening of alongshore + man (n.).
[lawng-shawr-woo m-uh n, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈʃɔrˌwʊm ən, -ˈʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun, plural longshorewomen. 1. a woman employed on the wharves of a port, as in loading and unloading vessels.
[lawng-shawr-ing, -shohr-, long-] /ˈlɔŋˌʃɔr ɪŋ, -ˌʃoʊr-, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun 1. the work or occupation of a .
[lawng-sahy-tid, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈsaɪ tɪd, ˈlɒŋ-/ adjective 1. farsighted; hypermetropic. 2. having great foresight; foreseeing remote results. adjective 1. related to or suffering from hyperopia 2. able to see distant objects in focus 3. having foresight
[lawng-slee-ver, long-] /ˈlɔŋˈsli vər, ˈlɒŋ-/ noun, Australian. 1. about 3/4 pint (0.35 liter) of beer. 2. any tall glass.