Definition of washerwoman in English:
noun (plural washerwomen)
A woman whose occupation is washing clothes.
- On the outskirts of the city by the river I watch washerwomen scrub clothes at giant water tanks.
- Then, in the greatest tradition of cinema, they decide instead to try and invade the most strategic fort, currently held by the enemy, by sneaking in disguised as washerwomen.
- We were painfully aware that the poorest of the poor, such as washerwomen and casual labourers, were still unable to borrow, because they lacked enterprises.
Words that rhyme with washerwomanUlsterwoman
Definition of washerwoman in:
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