Porter

What is Porter ?

Porter is (noun) 1. a person who carries luggage for travellers at a railway station Find a porter to help us with all this luggage. 2. a person who does general work in a hospital, including moving the patients around The nurse asked a porter to fetch a wheelchair. 3. a doorkeeper in a building such as a hotel or a block of flats Ask the porter if there have been any messages for us.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level