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sidewalk superintendent

noun, Informal.
a bystander who watches the building, demolition, repair, or other work being done at a construction site.
Origin of sidewalk superintendent
1945-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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sidewalk hostess

noun phrase

A prostitute • An arch euphemism: a leather miniskirt and black hose, you know, the typical accoutrements of the typical sidewalk hostess (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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