Meaning of “dogsbody” in the English Dictionary

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"dogsbody" in British English

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dogsbodynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɒɡz.bɒd.i/ us /ˈdɑːɡz.bɑː.di/ UK informal

a person who has to do all the boring or unpleasant jobs that other people do not want to do

(Definition of “dogsbody” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dogsbody" in Business English

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dogsbodynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈdɒɡzbɒdi/ us plural dogsbodies UK

a person who does boring or unpleasant jobs that people who are considered more important do not want to do:

It is possible to become a junior account executive without previous experience - although you would expect to be a dogsbody at first.

(Definition of “dogsbody” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)