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porter

US [ˈpɔrtər]
UK [ˈpɔː(r)tə(r)]
  • n.搬运工;门房;门卫;(医院里护送病人的)护工
  • Web波特;搬运工人;行李员
Plural Form:porters  
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n.
1.
(尤指火车站、机场或旅馆)行李员,搬运工a person whose job is carrying people's bags and other loads, especially at a train station, an airport or in a hotel
2.
(医院里护送病人的)护工a person whose job is to move patients from one place to another in a hospital
3.
门卫;门房a person whose job is to be in charge of the entrance to a hotel, large building, college, etc.
the night porter
夜班门卫
The hotel porter will get you a taxi.
旅馆的门卫会给你叫出租车的。
4.
(尤指卧铺车厢的)列车服务员a person whose job is helping passengers on a train, especially in a sleeping car

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