- an agent who collects or distributes the proceeds of illicit activities；a political fundraiser
noun: bagman, plural noun: bagmen
- 1. US, Australian, New Zealand informal an agent who collects or distributes the proceeds of illicit activities one million dollars cash paid to the general's bagman
- 2. Canadian a political fundraiser the prime minister further tightened the rules by banning corporate donations entirely. The era of the Ottawa bagman has ended
- 3. British informal, dated a traveling salesman.