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90s Slang You Should Know

street cleaner

a sanitation worker who cleans streets or sidewalks. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Why, bless your soul, the street cleaner and the 'garbage gentleman' are worth a dozen good-for-nothings like that!

  • The chauffeur, the footman, the street cleaner, the factory workers—they were all different.

    Big Timber Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • It may be likened to the street cleaner who flushes and cleans the street by means of a hose pipe attached to the water hydrant.

  • But if a man wants to write why put it down some place where it's going to be swept up by the street cleaner the next day.

    The Boy Grew Older Heywood Broun
  • Some say that soon one will need a college diploma just to be a street cleaner (sanitation engineer).

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