commissionaire

[n] - (British) a uniformed doorman
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Commissionaire

Com·mis`sion·aire' noun [ French commissionnaire . Confer Commissioner .] 1. One intrusted with a commission, now only a small commission, as an errand; esp., an attendant or subordinate employee in a public office, hotel, or the like. The commissionaire familiar to Europe...
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commissionaire

noun a uniformed doorman
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Commissionaire

• (n.) One of a corps of pensioned soldiers, as in London, employed as doorkeepers, messengers, etc. • (n.) One intrusted with a commission, now only a small commission, as an errand; esp., an attendant or subordinate employee in a public office, hotel, or the like.
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Commissionaire

In mainland Europe, a commissionaire is an attendant, messenger or subordinate employed in hotels, whose chief duty is to attend at railway stations, secure customers, take charge of their luggage, carry out the necessary formalities with respect to it and have it sent on to the hotel. They are also employed in Paris as street messengers, light po...
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