from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An assistant to the driver of public transport or a truck.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Rather he, Obadiah, was the "turnboy," or driver's assistant, whose responsibility it was to guard the truck twenty-four hours a day.
The driver of the trailer, Noor Matamata, was taken to Kitovu Hospital in critical condition, while the turnboy, only identified as Habineza, has been discharged.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.