A man who is in the business of laundering. (noun)
Examples of word laundryman
The laundryman was a kind, wise old fellow, who paid his girls well, looked out for them, and gave them a good home.
The glamour of romance with which her imagination had invested him faded away in the cold light of fact that he was an ex-laundryman.
Born in 1905 in Los Angeles, Wong's father was a Chinese laundryman whose desire for his daughter to get married and settle down was eclipsed by her determination to gain fame and fortune as an actress.
He could have quit his ship 10 minutes before the Chinese laundryman took the plunge and the outcome would have been neither better nor worse.
Nonetheless, Hart Dyke stayed aboard the Coventry until the deck stood at a steep angle to the sea and everyone else had jumped overboard, including a Chinese laundryman who couldn't swim.