[LMB] OT: I need a word

Claire Nollet cnollet at gmail.com
Mon Jul 27 02:37:22 BST 2009


On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 9:28 PM, Sean Holland <knightofroses at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Sun, Jul 26, 2009 at 9:21 PM, Bear Master<bearmaster0 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > This is probably the collection of people I have access to that know
> English
> > best, so I hope you don't mind if I pick your collective brains for a
> > vocabulary scavenger hunt.
> >
> > Ship is to longshoreman as truck is to ________ .
>
> Teamster?


Teamsters are union drivers.  Also, Teamsters do other things besides drive
trucks.  Most truckers are not in unions.



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