What does Brakeman mean?

Brakeman meaning in Sports Dictionary

the one who sits behind the bob, whose part is slow the bob down at specific stages through the program to end the bob from crashing to the sidewalL They slow the bob down simply by using a harrow type braking system. Additionally they give you the initial impetus from the beginning before climbing to the bob. (sport: Bobsled)


Brakeman meaning in General Dictionary

a railway employee responsible for a train's brakes

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  • a person in control of a brake or brake system.
  • the person responsible for the winding (or hoisting) engine for a mine.

Brakeman meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A person in charge of a brake or brake system.

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  • (letter.) The person responsible for the winding (or hoisting) motor for a mine.