Word of the day – factotum

factotum (n.) a person, as a handyman or servant, employed to do all kinds of work around the house

“Dogger was Father’s man: his factotum. And he was alone in the garden.”
from The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
image via The Shame List
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