jill-of-all-trades

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Noun[edit]

jill-of-all-trades ‎(plural jills-of-all-trades)

  1. Alternative form of jill of all trades
    • 2008, Stieg Larsson, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Borzoi Books (2008), ISBN 9780307269751, page 32:
      She had been hired as a jill-of-all-trades.
    • 2011, Matthew Costello, Vacation, Thomas Dunne Books (2011), ISBN 9780312680077, page 107:
      [] Shana is our jill-of-all-trades here. It's a quiet day—and while she gets your stuff, I can give you folks a quick tour.”
    • 2013, Nele Neuhaus, Snow White Must Die, Minotaur Books (2013), ISBN 9780312604257, page 106:
      Kira Gasthuber, Cosima's production assistant and jill-of-all-trades, picked up after two rings.