Definition of kitchen porter in English:

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kitchen porter

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A person employed to wash dishes and carry out other menial duties in the kitchen of a restaurant or hotel.
Example sentences
  • It belonged to my dad and I drove it at the weekend to a posh country hotel, where I worked as a kitchen porter.
  • He originally came from Bradford and worked at St William's College in York as a kitchen porter.
  • During one of their meetings just a month before the blaze, he told her he was unhappy working as a kitchen porter following a disagreement with one of the chefs.

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