Definition of Stableboy

1. Noun. Someone employed in a stable to take care of the horses.

Exact synonyms: Groom, Hostler, Ostler, Stableman
Generic synonyms: Hand, Hired Hand, Hired Man
Derivative terms: Groom



Definition of Stableboy

1. n. A boy or man who attends in a stable; a groom; a hostler.

Definition of Stableboy

1. Noun. (alternative form of stable boy) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stableboy

1. [n -BOYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stableboy

stable-stand
stable angina
stable boy
stable boys
stable colloid
stable companion
stable factor
stable flies
stable fly
stable fracture
stable gear
stable girl
stable isotope
stable stand
stableboy (current term)
stableboys
stabled
stablegirl
stablegirls
stablekeeper
stablekeepers
stableman
stablemate
stablemates
stablemen
stableness
stablenesses
stabler
stablers

Literary usage of Stableboy

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1. The Winston Readers by Sidney Grant Firman, Ethel Maltby Gehres (1918)
""Now you see, Master Jack," said the stableboy, "that I knew best. ... When I was able to walk, the stableboy led me to the pasture. ..."

2. The Bookman (1915)
"Shortly thereafter she had occasion to discharge a sixteen-year-old stableboy named В , who promptly informed against her. As the insulting words had also ..."

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