What is another word for Grisette?

Pronunciation: [ɡɹa͡ɪsˈɛt] (IPA)

Grisette is a term used to describe a French working-class woman who is often employed in the fashion and textiles industry. It is also a type of beer made in the Belgian tradition. Synonyms for the word "grisette" may include "milliner," "seamstress," "tailor," and "dressmaker," depending on the specific job description. In terms of beer, "saison" or "farmhouse ale" could be used as synonyms. Additionally, "working-class woman," "factory worker," "textile laborer," and "industrial employee" are all potential synonyms for the term's classic connotations. Whatever use, there are plenty of different words to describe a grisette.

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What are the hypernyms for Grisette?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Grisette

"'The Marchioness of Brinvilliers is here, I believe,' said Gaudin to the Grisette at the door.
"John Leech, His Life and Work. Vol. 1"
William Powell Frith
In his youth, he had studied music, and he could play the violin a little; he might have made something of his talent in that direction and have found a place in the orchestra of a second-class theatre, or played in dance-halls for the Grisette and the mechanic.
"Monsieur Cherami"
Charles Paul de Kock
But, since the preceding night, certain things had happened in Rue Saint-Denis which our Grisette-hunter could not divine.
"Monsieur Cherami"
Charles Paul de Kock

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