Chief cook and bottle-washer - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
chief cook and bottle-washer
chief cook and bottle washer
One who is involved in many aspects of a particular situation. Because so many people have left our department recently, I'm the chief cook and bottle washer, doing every little task that comes up.
chief cook and bottle-washer a person who performs a variety of important but routine tasks. informal
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If you're fed up being chief cook and bottle-washer
, then say so - loudly.