from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who tells performers when it is time for them to go on stage.
  • n. A bellhop.
  • n. A male prostitute hired by telephone.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A male prostitute.
  • n. A bellhop.
  • n. A boy or man who summons actors when their presence is required for a performance.


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