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charwoman

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noun char·wom·an \ˈchär-ˌwu̇-mən\

Simple Definition of charwoman

  • : a woman who cleans houses or office buildings

Full Definition of charwoman

  1. :  a cleaning woman especially in a large building

Examples of charwoman

  1. <the couple finally hired a charwoman as they were just too busy to clean>



Origin of charwoman

chare + woman


First Known Use: 1596


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