Etymology
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steeplejack (n.)

"one who climbs steeples, chimneys, etc. to make repairs," 1881, from steeple + jack (n.) "fellow, man."

updated on November 26, 2013

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Definitions of steeplejack from WordNet

steeplejack (n.)
someone who builds or maintains very tall structures;
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