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house girl

noun

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  1. a female domestic servant <visited the old plantation where her grandmother had long ago toiled as a house girl> Synonyms biddy, char [British], charwoman, handmaiden (also handmaid), maid, 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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