noun, plural foot·men.
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Origin of footman
OTHER WORDS FROM footmanun·der·foot·man, noun, plural un·der·foot·men.
Words nearby footman
Example sentences from the Web for footman
A footman was summoned and told to go down to the kitchens where the chefs on duty were severely reprimanded.
After graduating in June 2011, he applied for a job as a footman at Buckingham Palace, and started there in February 2012.
On my visit, I was attended by a footman and a lady dressed in period attire.Savoir Beds’ Royal State Bed: Just Perfect, If You Have $175,000|Daniel Gross|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Master of Ceremonies for the affair was dressed as the Royal Footman from Cinderella, Major Domo.The Most Ridiculous Parts of Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon’s Vow Renewal|Kevin Fallon|May 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
On promotion to senior footman, a salary of £15,634 is paid.
He presented his card to the corpulent and powdered footman; he was announced; he was ushered in.
An automobile therefore has the same rights and no more than those of a footman.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman|Albert Sidney Bolles
Her gentle summons was answered by a tall powdered footman in blue and silver livery.The World Before Them|Susanna Moodie
Generally, there is but one horse, at the side of which both the coachman and footman run on foot.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
Varney was on his way to the house before the footman had finished his halting explanation.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White