charlady


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charlady

(ˈtʃɑːˌleɪdɪ)
n, pl -dies
another name for charwoman

char•wom•an

(ˈtʃɑrˌwʊm ən)

n., pl. -wom•en.
a woman hired to do general cleaning, as in an office.
[1590–1600; char3 + woman]
Translations

charlady

[ˈtʃɑːleɪdɪ] N (Brit) → mujer f de la limpieza, asistenta f

charlady

[ˈtʃɑːrleɪdi] n (British)femme f de ménage

charlady

n (Brit) → Putz- or Reinemachefrau f
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