cleaning lady, womanhood, cleaning woman, woman, fair sex, char, charr, adult female.
Elias Droom was busy directing the labours of two able- bodied men and a charwoman,
all of whom were toiling as they had never toiled before.
He sat there like one on whom some stupor had fallen, and he was as white as one of the casts; the charwoman
had never seen anyone give way like that before, and she withdrew very quietly.
One of those born in Russia, and with the outlandish names of which the charwoman