Hackneyman

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Hackneyman A man who lets horses and carriages for hire.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hackneyman A man who lets horses and carriages for hire.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Hackneyman one who keeps hackney horses
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. haquenee, an ambling nag; further history unknown.