What is another word for bagman?

139 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ bˈaɡmən], [ bˈaɡmən], [ b_ˈa_ɡ_m_ə_n]

The term "bagman" refers to a person who collects money on behalf of another person, usually in a secretive or dishonest manner. Some synonyms for bagman include courier, go-between, middleman, collector, emissary, and runner. An individual who performs this kind of service may also be referred to as a bag carrier, money man, or bag holder. These terms are often associated with illegal or unethical activities, but they can also be used in a legitimate context, such as in business or politics. Whatever the situation, the use of a bagman suggests an element of secrecy and deception.

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  • Independent

    • Noun, singular or mass
      dealer.
  • Other Related

    • Noun, singular or mass
      pusher.

What are the hypernyms for Bagman?

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What are the hyponyms for Bagman?

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Usage examples for Bagman

The bagman had a scarfpin in the shape of a horse shoe.
"When Egypt Went Broke"
Holman Day
At The Swan with Two Necks, Cheapside, when the coach set me down, I behaved as a man should; ordered supper and a bed; and over my supper discussed the prospects of peace with an affable, middle-aged bagman who shared my box.
"Merry-Garden and Other Stories"
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
For once at least I need a guarantee of certain holiness, and how can I have it with an ecclesiastic who hawks about jokes like a bagman?
"En Route"
J.-K. (Joris-Karl) Huysmans

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