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dogsbody

noun
chiefly British

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a person who does very hard or dull work
  • I worked for several years as a gofer and general dogsbody for a London publishing house

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The first known use of dogsbody was in 1922

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“Dogsbody.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dogsbody. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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