dairymaid

[ dair-ee-meyd ]
/ ˈdɛər iˌmeɪd /
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noun

a girl or woman employed in a dairy.

Nearby words

  1. dairy factory,
  2. dairy farm,
  3. dairyer,
  4. dairying,
  5. dairyland,
  6. dairyman,
  7. dairywoman,
  8. dais,
  9. daishiki,
  10. daisy

Origin of dairymaid

First recorded in 1590–1600; dairy + maid

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British Dictionary definitions for dairymaid

dairymaid

/ (ˈdɛərɪˌmeɪd) /

noun

(esp formerly) a girl or woman who works in a dairy, esp one who milks cows and makes butter and cheese on a farm
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