sales·​la·​dy ˈsālz-ˌlā-dē How to pronounce saleslady (audio)

Examples of saleslady in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The saleslady senses his unease and gravitates toward my daughter. Melissa Petro, Time, 3 Nov. 2022 Molly and the saleslady peruse the sequins while my son grows increasingly dysregulated. Melissa Petro, Time, 3 Nov. 2022 The wedding-dress saleslady totally negs Julia Roberts for trying to buy an expensive dress. Emma Specter, Vogue, 5 Mar. 2022 The saleslady pops back up from behind the counter. Chicago Tribune,, 2 June 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1856, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of saleslady was in 1856

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“Saleslady.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Sep. 2023.

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