Examples from the Web for handmaid
The Handmaid only finds liberation when she steals out of her room to bed the chauffeur.
The book in some cases may be a luxury, but in most cases it is a necessary, while always the handmaid of civilization.Charles Sumner; His Complete Works, Volume XI (of 20)|Charles Sumner
Painting in Spain was not so much the handmaid, as the bondslave, of the Church.
The handmaid Eurycleia is convinced as soon as she has touched the wound upon the hero's foot and felt the well-remembered scar.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol I of 2)|John Addington Symonds
Hope is evryboddy's handmaid—she is a sli coquet and promises menny favors, but grants only a fu, and them are badly diskounted.Josh Billings on Ice|Henry Wheeler Shaw
My mother was handmaid unto my Lady Gertrude his wife, and she spake right well of her mistress.The White Rose of Langley|Emily Sarah Holt