factotum








noun

  1. a person, as a handyman or servant, employed to do all kinds of work around the house.
  2. any employee or official having many different responsibilities.

noun

  1. a person employed to do all kinds of work
n.

1560s, from Medieval Latin factotum “do everything,” from fac, imperative of facere “do” (see factitious) + totum “all” (see total).

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