[ noun ] (work) a woman salesperson
Used in print(Evan Esar, Humorous English; a guide to comic ,...)
She said to the saleslady , `` I want a dress to put_on around the house '' .
The puzzled saleslady inquired , `` How large is your house , Madam '' ?
This saleslady was a failure in the dress department and was transferred to the shoe department .