headwaiter

[ hed-wey-ter ]
/ ˈhɛdˈweɪ tər /

noun

a person in charge of waiters, busboys, etc., in a restaurant or dining car.

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  2. headstone,
  3. headstream,
  4. headstrong,
  5. headstrongly,
  6. headwall,
  7. headward,
  8. headwards,
  9. headwaters,
  10. headway

Origin of headwaiter

First recorded in 1795–1805; head + waiter

Related formssub·head·wait·er, noun

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