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synonyms for janitor

  • attendant
  • custodian
  • sitter
  • superintendent
  • caretaker
  • concierge
  • doorkeeper
  • gatekeeper
  • porter
  • super
  • sweeper
  • cleaning person
  • doorperson
  • house sitter
  • watchperson
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How to use janitor in a sentence

Relisha Rudd, then 8, was last seen with Kahlil Malik Tatum, a janitor at the shelter.
THIS D.C. BABY’S MOTHER WAS CHARGED WITH HER DEATH. BUT NOTHING IS SOLVED.PETULA DVORAKDECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
There were numerous instances, not just in high school but also in college, where he would throw his trash or leave his trash out and encourage others to do the same, saying, “This is what we have the janitors here to do.”
STEPHEN MILLER, EXPLAINEDSEAN ILLINGOCTOBER 7, 2020VOX
At Miller’s high school, there were a handful of janitors for this very large student population, and they were mostly people of color.
STEPHEN MILLER, EXPLAINEDSEAN ILLINGOCTOBER 7, 2020VOX
That led the late downtown Alderman Burton Natarus to describe himself as a ward janitor, while former council progressive Joe Moore called the body a Midwestern version of the Soviet politburo.
WHEN IS A MEETING NOT A MEETING AND A LAWMAKER NOT A LAWMAKER? WHEN IT’S LORI LIGHTFOOT’S CHICAGO.BY MICK DUMKESEPTEMBER 24, 2020PROPUBLICA
MTS officers once violently arrested an Iraqi immigrant for trespassing at a trolley station, even though he was a janitor reporting for work.
MORNING REPORT: MTS SAYS ITS OFFICERS ARE EXEMPT FROM STATE LAWVOICE OF SAN DIEGOJUNE 26, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The janitor should wash the clothes-racks with the acid bichloride solution every time he sweeps.
ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
As Genevieve hoped would be the case, the janitor had not finished his nightly duties.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
Say, the janitor service in this old ark is something I couldn't describe to a gentleman.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
He says th' more he practises medicine th' more he becomes a janitor with a knowledge iv cookin'.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
"In most places like this, the office boy or the janitor does such work," said Harry.
FROM FARM TO FORTUNEHORATIO ALGER JR.
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO JANITOR

  • baby sitter
  • concierge
  • curator
  • custodian
  • house-sitter
  • janitor
  • keeper
  • porter
  • sitter
  • super
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • warden
  • watchperson
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.