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Laundress definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

LAUNDRESS, n. l'andress. [L. lavo.]
A washer-woman; a female whose employment is to wash clothes.
LAUNDRESS, v.i. l'andress. [supra.] To practice washing.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a working woman who takes in washing [syn: washwoman, washerwoman, laundrywoman, laundress]

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1550 a woman who is a laundry worker

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. a woman who launders clothes, linen, etc., esp. professionally.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Laundress Laun"dress, n. A woman whose employment is laundering.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Laundress Laun"dress, v. i. To act as a laundress.[Obs.]

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

n. Washerwoman.



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