A female helper, especially a junior office worker or a personal assistant to a business executive.‘To them, she had been an insider girl Friday for powerful social conservatives.’
subordinate, inferior, deputy, junior, assistant, adjutant, aide, minion, lackey, flunkey, menial, retainer, vassal, subject, serf, hireling, servant, henchman, myrmidon, right-hand man, right-hand woman, girl Friday, man Friday, factotum, stooge
- ‘When I come back I'll be looking for a girl Friday to sail around the world with me.’
- ‘It is, after all, a story of an artist struggling for recognition within the cultural establishment - a photographer working as girl Friday for a cold-hearted gallery owner.’
1920s on the pattern of man Friday.
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