Word Origin and History for jeeves
personification of the perfect valet, 1930, from character in P.G. Wodehouse's novels.
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Historical Examples of jeeves
The will in Mr. Jeeves's keeping, with its recent codicil, was opened and read.
To my surprise and dismay, Mr. Jeeves begged me to excuse him.
Too elaborate, Jeeves—that is what you are frequently prone to become.
And I was still writhing in the depths, when the door opened and Jeeves appeared.
In the matter of evening costume, you see, Jeeves is hidebound and reactionary.
A servant who appears in comic novels and short stories about the English upper classes by P. G. Wodehouse, a twentieth-century British author who spent most of his life in the United States.