- The only person inside the gloomy building was a charwoman cleaning .
- I fired the charwoman because she was not honest
- Whose portraits are those ? asked clare of the charwoman
- When the carriage was gone they ascended the stairs to wash their hands , the charwoman showing the way
- I wonder whether the master - the charwoman was going on ; but here leah turned and perceived me , and she instantly gave her companion a nudge
A charwoman, char or (ironically) charlady is an English house cleaner. The term has the same roots as "chore woman", one hired to do odd chores around the house.