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  • n. A man who delivers newspapers

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Examples

  • Mr. Mack was on the blow of plucking them in his fingers when the paperman coughed—“Squeeze me”—coughed into his—“Squeeze me peas, Sergeant”—coughed into his sleeve.

    At Swim, Two Boys

  • The paperman made play of settling his papers, huffling and humphing in that irritating consumptive way.

    At Swim, Two Boys

  • My friend probably toiled much harder than the paperman, and was the least arrogant of mortals.

    Americans and Others

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    Irish Blogs

  • Passion, great seeing you in class tonight …. sans homework … bad, bad, girl … and what you sent isn't quite complete but I will give you another chance … or two, or three multi, you have the most interesting variety of stories imaginable … we so enjoy the sharing. paperman …. and what would you do with that straight line??

    LJWorld.com stories: News

  • Glory be, I hope she didn’t think—his Irish Times dropped by his side—Would she ever have mistook me for the paperman, do you think?

    At Swim, Two Boys

  • One other issue they are trying to appeal to the public on is to change the law so that if you get a burlgar in your home you can do what you like at the moment the law says that implied invitation means that a paper boy, milkman, paperman, carol singer etc can enter your place even if you have a gate and a side door, what happens if you leaver your shopping by your side door and its jumble sale collection week, a boy scout comes around to collect the jumble accidently picks up your shopping bag thinming its jumble, you mistakingly feel he is stealing something is a burglar and stab him with the near by garden fork, well i thought he was a burglar I was acting in self defence i can do anything i like to defend myself on my property - the next step postmen, paper boys refuse to deliver to peopes house.

    Labourhome

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