- a woman who is a janitor.
Origin of janitress
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Examples from the Web for janitress
Cornelia turned round and took a good look at the janitress.The Coast of Bohemia
William Dean Howells
As for him, he was fairly on pins and needles to know what it was the janitress wanted.
And what do ye think ye ought t' do for Madam, the janitress?
The mother was found to be a janitress, temporarily incapacitated by rheumatism.Civics and Health
William H. Allen
It was our janitress, and she had returned us the empty bottle.The Van Dwellers
Albert Bigelow Paine