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Synonyms for factotum

Man Friday or Girl Friday


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a servant employed to do a variety of jobs

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Results and analysis start page 71 TONY McCOY extended his superiority over his fellow riders at the new Welsh venue with a treble following wins for Get Me Out Of Here, Danehill Willy and Factotum.
The Baron's wife, Valencienne, is also well played by Diane Geater, while Don Wainhouse brings a fine comedy touch to the role of his factotum, Njegus.
A delirious audience was further treated to a spectacular transcription of Largo al Factotum by Ginzburg.
He was joined by another member of the Hancock household, Bill Kerr turning up as general factotum, hoping to equal his boss in the fiddling stakes.
Great cameos along the way, not least from Tom Courtenay as Nickleby senior's factotum, Nathan Lane as a travelling player and Barry Humphries, who is credited as himself (see if you can spot him) and as alter ego Dame Edna.
This ``uncommon man living on his common sense'' sang with finesse, good voice and spontaneous humor from his entrance in ``Largo al factotum.
The program mainly includes the construction of an extension to the building externship South (about 845 square meters of floor), the construction of an extension to the building administration (approximately 225 square meters of floor space), a complete renovation of the building externship North (about 2,690 square meters of floor), the construction of technical facilities (shelter bins, subject to the factotum, etc.
KAREN JONES is back in harness as executive secretary and raceday factotum at Haydock, counting the bruises from a 200-mile bank holiday adventure race that involved running, cycling and kayaking from coast to coast, but also counting money raised for charity.
Factotum (15): Bent Hamer directs Lili Taylor and Marisa Tomei, with Matt Dillon on form as a drifter who writes stories and gambles.
Matt Dillon stars in an adaptation of Charles Bukowski's novel Factotum.
Greenwood, fresh from his success as Figaro in Burnaby Lyric Opera's II Barbiere di Siviglia, reprised that role here with the "Largo al factotum.
The exchanges between Acres, his servant and general factotum, David (Gary Richards), and the rest of the town who advise and petrify him by turns are done with teasinglaughter and swift delivery where nothing is lost (Anthony Howes as Fag is superb).
Though they normally enjoy the company of exuberant, gossip-laden young piglet Polly (performed by 12-year-old Candace Lifson), their serenity is shattered after Polly overhears a radio broadcast of Rossini's opera ``The Barber of Seville'' and is mesmerized by main character Figaro's performance of his famed aria, ``Largo at Factotum.
AFTER a busy summer at Haydock, executive secretary and raceday factotum Karen Jones could be excused if she took things easily over the August bank holiday.
His old buddy and general factotum Stewart Stevenson is very kindly going to step aside and give him the Banff and Buchan seat.