from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Slang An employee who runs errands in addition to performing regular duties.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A worker who runs errands; an errand boy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A waffle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an employee whose duties include running errands
Alteration of go for, from that person's having to go for or after things.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From go + fer ("for"). (Wiktionary)