What is another word for Swabber?

Pronunciation: [swˈɒbə] (IPA)

Swabber is a term that refers to a person who cleans or wipes surfaces, floors, decks, or any other object. There are different synonyms for the term swabber, depending on the context in which it is used. Some of the common synonyms for swabber include scrubber, cleaner, janitor, caretaker, housekeeper, maid, custodian, and sanitiser. These terms are often used interchangeably to describe the same job, but they may have different nuances or implications depending on the industry or the specific tasks performed. Regardless of the synonym used, the important thing is that swabbers play an integral role in keeping our spaces clean, safe, and hygienic.

What are the hypernyms for Swabber?

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

Usage examples for Swabber

Swabber, make clean the ship!
"Elizabethan Sea Dogs"
William Wood
I'm afraid the sea is too cold for me this morning, Mr. Swabber.
"Mr. Punch at the Seaside"
Various
A genial sailor-man and an equally ungenial deck Swabber advised him, in totally different styles of address, to stay below if he knew what was good for him, only to be thanked with all the blitheness of a man who jolly well knows what is good for him, or who doesn't care whether it is good for him or not so long as he is doing the thing that he wants to do.
"The Prince of Graustark"
George Barr McCutcheon

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