noun. ['ˈbɛlˌbɔɪ'] someone employed as an errand boy and luggage carrier around hotels.
- bell (English)
- bellan (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- boy (English)
- boy (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word bellboy
1. Noun, singular or mass
Every employee in a hotel, from the bellboy to the front desk clerk to the general manager maintains a keen eye toward excellent customer service.