Definition of trolley dolly in English:

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trolley dolly


British informal
A flight attendant.
Example sentences
  • For most of us, flying is a chore, and never more so than in those long minutes during take-off and landing when we are belted into our seats and held there by the withering gaze of the trolley dolly.
  • A group of experienced female flight attendants are taking the company to the Anti-Discrimination Board over the stereotype of the youthful trolley dolly.
  • The airline objected because the blog, a fictionalised account of trolley dolly life, included a couple of shots of Simone in her uniform.

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Syllabification: trol·ley dol·ly

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