porter

Part of speech: noun

One whose business it is to handle travelers luggage, etc.

Part of speech: noun

A keeper of a door or gate.

Part of speech: noun

A dark brown malt liquor.

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Usage examples "porter":

  1. Not a porter in sight. - "The Lion's Share", E. Arnold Bennett.
  2. The porter, too, looked at Aunt Josephine and nodded. - "My Little Sister", Elizabeth Robins.
  3. He would stroll round presently and talk to the porter about it ... - "None Other Gods", Robert Hugh Benson.