Definition of swagman noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

swagman

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈswæɡmæn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈswæɡmæn//
 
(pl. swagmen
BrE BrE//ˈswæɡmen//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈswæɡmen//
 
)
(Australian English, New Zealand English, old use)
 
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a man who travels around looking for work, carrying his possessions wrapped in a cloth