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A page to a prince or other person of high rank
A member of a criminal gang
A loyal and trusted follower or subordinate
A person who supports a political figure chiefly out of selfish interests
a servile assistant and subordinate
{n} a page, attendant, sirname
someone who assists in a plot
disapproval If you refer to someone as another person's henchman, you mean that they work for or support the other person, especially by doing unpleasant, violent, or dishonest things on their behalf. = heavy. henchmen a faithful supporter of a political leader or a criminal, who is willing to do illegal things or use violence
Now chiefly used as a political cant term
An attendant; a servant; a follower
{i} attendant, devoted follower
Plural of henchman