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street cleaner

  1. a sanitation worker who cleans streets or sidewalks.
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Historical Examples

  • Does that man take the broom and sweep a little for the street-cleaner when he meets her?

    A Woman's Will

    Anne Warner

  • Her thoughts were incessantly occupied with the son of a street-cleaner!

  • The son of a street-cleaner to thrust himself between her and George!

  • I don't want to be walking along Broadway and come on you suddenly as a street-cleaner.

  • Even when he was "la petit Litz," he was found holding a street-cleaner's broom while he went to change a gold piece.