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synonyms for nurserymaid

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

Dickens tells us of a nurserymaid who elaborated it into "If you do that, angels wont never love you."
A TREATISE ON PARENTS AND CHILDRENGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
This is a blasphemous lie; and the fact that it is on the lips of every nurserymaid does not excuse it in the least.
A TREATISE ON PARENTS AND CHILDRENGEORGE BERNARD SHAW
The nursery cat being at that time out a-walking on the leads, the nurserymaid had been despatched to borrow one from the kitchen.
RAVENSHOEHENRY KINGSLEY
It is not to be supposed that Gertrude watched all this with no thought beyond the little nurserymaid.
CHRISTIE REDFERN'S TROUBLESMARGARET ROBERTSON
"They'll be looking for a bridegroom for her soon," said the nurserymaid.
THE BLUE ROSE FAIRY BOOKMAURICE BARING
"And as different from the little one as cloth from silk," said the nurserymaid.
THE BLUE ROSE FAIRY BOOKMAURICE BARING
What a pity, that instead of a princess in distress we meet only a nurserymaid!
HENRIETTA TEMPLEBENJAMIN DISRAELI
It was somewhat comical to watch him eyeing a stout young nurserymaid, who had brought a plump baby with her.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 98, APRIL 12, 1890VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NURSERYMAID

  • au pair
  • ayah
  • baby-sitter
  • governess
  • nurserymaid
  • wet nurse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.