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English definition of “factotum”


noun [C] uk   /fækˈtəʊ.təm/ us    /-ˈtoʊ.t̬əm/ formal
a person employed to do all types of jobs for someone: She was a general factotum at the restaurant - washing dishes, cleaning the floors and polishing the furniture.Servants, slaves and underlings
(Definition of factotum from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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