business girl

business girl

1. A woman employed in an office or in business in general. The term is potentially diminutive and/or derogatory when used to refer to an adult woman. The boss always calls the women in his office his "business girls"—it's so degrading.
2. slang A female prostitute. A lot of business girls hang around this part of town at night.
See also: business, girl
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We are obliged to refer them to our rooming directory every day because we only have a very few single rooms in our buildings, and when the only privacy a business girl finds is in her own room she naturally wants it to herself no matter how small it may be.
As noted in the campaign flyer for the Julia Drummond Hostel Association, "When our attention was first focussed upon this subject the public was shocked at the lack of accommodation, the dark rooms, keyless doors, inadequate sanitary arrangements, poor food, the absence of facilities for social intercourse, or recreation which constituted all that a business girl could call 'home' in the larger cities.
It reported: "To see the Newcastle business girl, walking 30pc faster than her London sister, leave the electric trains from the coast each morning is to understand her fitness.
DIGGING IN: Nicola Stephenson and Claire Jarvis dig in with work at their gardening business Girl Garden Picture: COLIN LANE
HIGH-FLYING business girl Diana Wooding is settling into the Newmarket scene since her arrival in the town 18 months ago.
Sophie's taste veers erratically between that of 1980s Sloane Ranger and business girl about town.
Litherland-based allfemale gardening business Girl Garden Enterprises entered our first competition and although they didn't scoop top prize their business blossomed through exposure in the ECHO.
FLOWER POWER: Claire Jarvis and Nicky Stevenson, 23, who set up their business Girl Gardening Enterprises in 2002 with the Kickstart; campaign
Women, like diamonds have numerous facets: business girl during the day, a romantic in the evening in the arms of her loved one, relaxed and natural at the weekend in the company of friends.
The entrepreneur, who started out in business as a party plan organiser with her business Girls Night Inn, (correct)has taken on the County Durham shop and earned herself a spot in the next edition of Past & Present Consett.
PAMPER party business Girls Just Wanna Have Fun is to expand operations from North Wales to Texas with a two million dollar investment planned for later this year.
E And for the business girls, make a good impression in a Betty Barclay pinstripe blazer (pounds 139) and trousers (pounds 95)
The business girls had found in it emancipation from tedious cooking that office work did not really leave them energy for.
An effort is being made to utilise a portion of a new building at the rear of St Peter's Church, overlooking Church Street, as a midday dinner club, with rest-rooms for lady typists and clerks, and as an evening social club for business girls generally.
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