counterperson


counterperson
noun
someone who attends a counter (as in a diner)
Syn: ↑counterwoman, ↑counterman
Hypernyms: ↑waiter, ↑server
Hyponyms: ↑soda jerk, ↑soda jerker

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/kown"teuhr perr'seuhn/, n.
a person who waits on customers from behind a counter, as in a cafeteria.
[COUNTER(MAN) + -PERSON]
Usage. See -person.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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