Definition of saleslady in English:

Share this entry

saleslady

Pronunciation: /ˈsālzˌlādē/

noun (plural salesladies)

A saleswoman, especially one working as a salesclerk.
Example sentences
  • My Aunt Dot was donating two days a week as a saleslady at the United Nations Gift Shop, which was a charity enterprise that sold globes and flags and little sculptures that you'd never want in your house.
  • The oh-so-helpful saleslady measured my feet.
  • The smothering saleslady held the dress up to me.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: sales·la·dy

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.