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Meaning of “girl Friday” in the English Dictionary

"girl Friday" in British English

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girl Fridaynoun [C]

uk   us   old-fashioned
a ​femaleofficeworker who does different ​types of ​work
(Definition of girl Friday from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"girl Friday" in Business English

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girl Fridaynoun [C]

uk   us   informal WORKPLACE
a ​femaleofficeworker who does different ​types of ​work: I needed to ​employ a girl Friday to ​help me with all my ​paperwork.
(Definition of girl Friday from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “girl Friday”
in Chinese (Simplified) 得力的女助手, 忠实的女下属…
in Chinese (Traditional) 得力的女助手, 忠實的女下屬…
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