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a worker who has to do all the unpleasant or boring jobs that no one else wants to do

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And there's no need to worry about getting lost - each dogsbody has a radio to stay in touch with the group.
The book the librarian handed me was called Dogsbody (1975), and it was like nothing I had ever read: funny, touching, political, poetic, wildly inventive.
She displays signs of star quality as the working-class girl who decides to earn a few bob by being a ski resort chalet dogsbody for a family.
The story goes that Rick started out as tea boy and general dogsbody at the hit-making Stock Aitken Waterman recording studios before he was given his chance behind the microphone.
I said as much to Paul who should be trying to be as nice to me as possible because, since he dislocated his shoulder, I am nothing but his general dogsbody.
Lesley organises the show,books the artistes,books the Philharmonic Hall,compiles the programme and in fact, is the general dogsbody, but she is greatly appreciated both by The League and her audiences.
Hired by world-weary lawyer Ed Masry (Albert Finney) to be his office dogsbody, cash-strapped Erin (Roberts) stumbles on a major case of her own.
Three things I miss: The close contact with my son, daughter and other family members, the involvement with Dunston UTS Football Club of the Northern League where I was treasurer and general dogsbody for 10+ years, and the good friends I made at the club and people from other clubs in the region.
The youngest apprentice would work in the print room and fulfil the duty of dogsbody.
If she wants to make a difference for her generation she needs to steer away from the usual route of university, parliamentary researcher/ MP's dogsbody, because the next step is indoctrination by the resident 'Svengalis'.
I eventually found evening jobs, biscuit-packing, enveloping etc, going out when husband arrived home and eventually found a dogsbody job at a school in the district we lived at the time, so I went after children were in school, arrived home before they did.
The ex-Skegness Redcoat, newspaper dogsbody and strip show comedian drifted into showbusiness.
Tony Robinson played Blackadder's dogsbody Baldrick who, despite his 'cunning plans,' gradually got more stupid as the series' progressed.
A de luxe leather-bound edition, with a mounted Dogsbody fly and limited to 30 signed copies, costs pounds 195.