charlady

[ chahr-ley-dee ]
/ ˈtʃɑrˌleɪ di /
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noun, plural char·la·dies. British.


Nearby words

  1. charity commissioners,
  2. charity school,
  3. charivari,
  4. chark,
  5. charkha,
  6. charlatan,
  7. charlatanism,
  8. charlatanry,
  9. charlemagne,
  10. charlene

Origin of charlady

First recorded in 1905–10; char(woman) + lady

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British Dictionary definitions for charlady

charlady

/ (ˈtʃɑːˌleɪdɪ) /

noun plural -dies

another name for charwoman
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