- dishpan hands,
Origin of dishwasher
Examples from the Web for dishwasher
From 1934 to 1942, he was a busboy, a dishwasher, a truck driver, and a longshoreman.The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum|Robert Ward|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His wife, Colleen, had been rinsing plates at the sink and putting them in the dishwasher.
But—dishwasher to load, homework to do, dirty clothes all over bedroom floor—try getting their attention.Up to a Point: P.J. O’Rourke on Ukraine, Craps & the Fed|P. J. O’Rourke|February 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a matter of hours, a dishwasher in Cleveland went from a good neighbor to an international hero.Video Star of the Day: Charles Ramsey, Cleveland’s Hero|Abby Haglage|May 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
What she does remember, she said, is dropping the knife and later putting it in the dishwasher.
The soulless machine that had been clearing the table floated out of the room, the dishwasher in its rectangular belly gurgling.The Cosmic Computer|Henry Beam Piper
When the dirty side is full, the clean side is empty, so you cycle the dishwasher and the clean side becomes dirty and vice-versa.Makers|Cory Doctorow
I have been cook and dishwasher, both on a wholesale scale, and I have been hostess at an officers' ball.A "Y Girl in France|Katherine Shortall
His friend would never, never more install Skookum in the high and sacred post of pot-licker, dishwasher, or final polisher.Rolf In The Woods|Ernest Thompson Seton
So he helped cheerily as dishwasher and assistant housemaid, this gunfighting sheriff of Badger.The Sheriff of Badger|George B. Pattullo