lady-help

noun

Definition of lady-help

British
: a woman who performs domestic duties at a usually low wage in consideration of recognition as the social equal of her employer

First Known Use of lady-help

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Lady-help.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lady-help. Accessed 5 Oct. 2022.

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