What is another word for laundrywoman?

Pronunciation: [lˈɔːndɹɪwˌʊmən] (IPA)

There are several synonyms that can be used to refer to a laundrywoman. Some of the common synonyms are washerwoman, laundress, laundry maid, and washer. A washerwoman is someone who washes clothes or linen for a living. Laundress is also a term used to describe a woman who washes clothes, blankets, bed linen, etc. Laundry maid is another term used to describe a woman employed to do laundry work. Washer is a shorter term and often used informally to refer to someone who does laundry work. Regardless of what term is used, a laundrywoman's work is important for keeping clothes and linens clean and fresh.

Synonyms for Laundrywoman:

What are the hypernyms for Laundrywoman?

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

Usage examples for Laundrywoman

He controlled himself, and sauntered along, so that the people should think he was taking washing to the laundrywoman; but he could only keep it up as far as the first turning; then he started off as fast as he could go.
"Pelle the Conqueror, Vol. 2"
Martin Anderson Nexo
Take, for example, my Leaves from the Life of a Steam laundrywoman-more tea?
"Frenzied Fiction"
Stephen Leacock

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