laundrywoman


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laundrywoman

(ˈlɔːndrɪwʊmən)
n, pl -women
1. (Professions) a woman who collects or delivers laundry
2. (Professions) a woman who works in a laundry
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.laundrywoman - a working woman who takes in washinglaundrywoman - a working woman who takes in washing
washer - someone who washes things for a living
References in classic literature ?
Poor as he is, he didn't forget a servant or a child in the house, and not a soul here, from the French laundrywoman to Miss Norton forgot him.
The failure of her body to produce sufficient hemoglobin has enlarged her spleen which is supposed to filter her blood to purify it,' said their mother, a 44-year-old laundrywoman from Binan, Laguna, who is also a single parent.
Petersburg, Russia, Anna Pavlova lived in poverty as the daughter of a laundrywoman.
TUESDAY The Real Marigold Hotel BBC Two, 9pm The group settle into life in their base in Jaipur, India, as Wayne Sleep and Bobby George have a cut-throat shave, Patti Boulaye and Miriam Margoyles visit a local laundrywoman, and Jan Leeming attends a psychic guru and is astounded at his profound observations on her life.
His father is a tricycle driver and a janitor and his mother is a laundrywoman.
The last person to be hanged as a witch in Boston, Massachusetts, was an Irish laundrywoman named Ann (or perhaps Mary) Glover, put to death on November 16,1688.
The former laundrywoman turned gold buyer directs the procession to her small milling shack amid grunts from the miners whose backs are stooped under the weight of their hauls from the dangerous honeycomb tunnels of Mount Diwata.
In reference to slavery outside of the United States, Wong also describes Mary Prince's departure from her master once she is brought as a nursemaid and laundrywoman to London.
Lawson's prayers were finally answered, in mid-January, when a plain-faced, devout, and poor laundrywoman named Ella Wieber took vows uniting her with George Lawson.
She takes up her position at the home of the alluring and unpredictable Edward Rochester (Toby Stephens), under the eye of laundrywoman Grace Poole.
has been the talk of Hollywood since her incredible performance in the movie Ray as Aretha Robinson, the strong-willed laundrywoman who reared the musical genius.
One laundrywoman whose motorcycle was repossessed said that she was not sad about it.