right-hand woman

right-hand woman
(someone's) right-hand man/woman someone who helps you with your work and who you depend upon.

How will the Director cope without his right-hand man, who resigned yesterday due to ill health?


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  • right-hand woman — noun A trusted assistant (female) Syn: girl Friday See Also: right hand man …   Wiktionary

  • someone's right-hand woman — (someone s) right hand man/woman someone who helps you with your work and who you depend upon. How will the Director cope without his right hand man, who resigned yesterday due to ill health? …   New idioms dictionary

  • right-hand man — noun A trusted assistant (male) Syn: man Friday See Also: right hand woman …   Wiktionary

  • right-hand man — (someone s) right hand man/woman someone who helps you with your work and who you depend upon. How will the Director cope without his right hand man, who resigned yesterday due to ill health? …   New idioms dictionary

  • right-hand lady — noun : the woman of the couple to a man s right in a square dance set compare corner lady, opposite lady, partner …   Useful english dictionary

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  • someone's right-hand man — (someone s) right hand man/woman someone who helps you with your work and who you depend upon. How will the Director cope without his right hand man, who resigned yesterday due to ill health? …   New idioms dictionary

  • right-hand man/woman —  Trusted assistant; a person who works closely with the manager …   American business jargon

  • Woman — • The position of woman in society has given rise to a discussion which, is known under the name of the woman question Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Woman     Woman      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Hand-kissing — is a ritual of greeting and respect. It is initiated by the person receiving the greeting by holding out her/his hand with the palm facing downward. The person kissing bows towards the offered hand and (symbolically) touches the knuckles with his …   Wikipedia

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