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Synonyms and Antonyms of charwoman

  1. a female domestic servant <the couple finally hired a charwoman as they were just too busy to clean> Synonyms biddy, char [British], maid, handmaiden (also handmaid), house girl, housekeeper, housemaid, maidservant, skivvy [British], wenchRelated Words attendant, chambermaid; abigail, lady-in-waiting, maid-in-waiting; au pair, nursemaid; domestic, menial; amah, ayah

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