business girl

(redirected from business girls)

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
References in periodicals archive ?
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.
There is a movement on foot among the women of the Church to take steps to provide a hostel for business girls in this city, and I have been asked to obtain from you the names of two women of influence and zeal in your congregation who can meet with others to consider the proposition.
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.
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.
Full browser ?