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synonyms for nursemaid

  • ayah
  • baby-sitter
  • governess
  • au pair
  • nurserymaid
  • wet nurse
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How to use nursemaid in a sentence

She would ask the nursemaid to read aloud, and, in return, she would make or mend a gown for her.
HARPER'S NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE, NO. IX.--FEBRUARY, 1851.--VOL. II.VARIOUS
Perhaps of all its symbols the most typical and popular are: a nursemaid, a perambulator enclosing twins, and a gigantic dragoon.
PROSE FANCIESRICHARD LE GALLIENNE
Diminutive Nursemaid (to angler, who has not had a bite for hours).
MR. PUNCH WITH ROD AND GUNVARIOUS
The fact was, that she had given the little nursemaid an hour or two off.
POPPYCYNTHIA STOCKLEY
The nursemaid was allus a talking to the sodgers in the park.
CRYING FOR THE LIGHT, VOL. 3 [OF 3]J. EWING RITCHIE
There were no headlines announcing: "Son of a millionaire weds a nursemaid."
A MAN'S HEARTHELEANOR M. INGRAM
It's monstrous that an educated mother should have to be nursemaid.'
NEW GRUB STREETGEORGE GISSING
Mrs. Borden took a new nursemaid, a grown up woman and was willing to let me go, and these other things happened.
A MODERN CINDERELLAAMANDA M. DOUGLAS
The nursemaid, a young girl of seventeen, was not up to her duties—the children ruled her, instead of her ruling the children.
A GIRL IN TEN THOUSANDL. T. MEADE
I taught him so much, Frank, that he was made a corporal and forthwith a nursemaid fell in love with his stripes.
OSCAR WILDE, VOLUME 2 (OF 2)FRANK HARRIS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NURSEMAID

  • au pair
  • biddy
  • chambermaid
  • cleaning lady
  • cleaning woman
  • damsel
  • domestic
  • factotum
  • girl
  • handmaiden
  • help
  • hired girl
  • housemaid
  • live-in
  • maidservant
  • miss
  • nursemaid
  • woman
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