doorwoman


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door·wom·an

 (dôr′wo͝om′ən)
n.
A woman employed to attend the entrance of a hotel, apartment house, or other building.

doorwoman

(ˈdɔːˌwʊmən)
n, pl -women
(Professions) a female employed to attend the door of a building
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They encounter what appears to be an assault by a doorwoman.
Al-Bendari said that in the past he used to come and enter freely on Fridays because that's when the doorwoman or bawaba would go to church.
Obedience the doorwoman may look undutiful and sluggish, but though "in waiting nothing seems more slow, / Nothing [is] more quick when she doth go" (15-16).
uk THEATRE Bunty The Bouncer Telling the tale of a club doorwoman over one night on a Liverpool city centre nightclub door.
As the doorwoman went inside to help serve dinner, I opened the door for him, believing that he was one of the guests.
McNamara said she enjoys all her various roles in the event, from doorwoman to DJ to emcee.
The character of Benedetta Esposito, the Neapolitan portinaia (a doorwoman who stereotypically makes it a point to know everyone in "her" building, a busybody in charge of enforcing condominium rules), reminds readers of the 1960s and 70s, when the pace of internal migrations that began after the war accelerated and redefined the human landscape of Italian cities.
Nightclub doorwoman Jackie Bedingfield, 33, from Stoke-onTrent, was almost twice the drink-drive limit when she wrote off ex-partner Linda Clarke's car by crashing into a wall.
When Angel/a sheds her/his male skin upon her/his mother's death, s/he simultaneously enters the sheltered stage of her/his life, where social interactions are limited to sporadic word exchange with the doorwoman of the apartment building.
All profits from the calendar, which features 12 doormen and one doorwoman, will go to radio station tfm's Make a Child Smile appeal.
They are also looking for a doorman or doorwoman who will have to greet an awful lot of famous faces, as the Caledonian is a favoured place to stay for many celebrities who visit the capital.
Doorman and Doorwoman of the Year Awards went to Johnny Gonzalez and Lillian Lopez.