- a female servant.
Origin of maidservant
Related Words for maidservantgirl, housemaid, chambermaid, biddy, woman, help, domestic, damsel, nursemaid, miss, handmaiden, maidservant, factotum, daily, housekeeper, maid, charwoman, live-in
Examples from the Web for maidservant
Contemporary Examples of maidservant
“The truth is always either terrible or boring,” she tells her maidservant Shae (Sibel Kekilli) earlier this season.‘Mad Men,’ ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘The Americans’: Reading Prestige TV Dramas as YA Fiction
April 10, 2013
Historical Examples of maidservant
Meanwhile upon the greensward the maidservant was laying the table for supper.Casanova's Homecoming
The scared face of a maidservant at that moment appeared at the head of the stairs.The Hand in the Dark
Arthur J. Rees
A caller in the person of a Mr. Pomeroy was announced by the maidservant.Fibble, D. D.
Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
Then a maidservant ran into the hall and hurriedly said something, mentioning the princess.War and Peace
Just then a knock came at their door and the maidservant handed a letter in.Sister Carrie
- a female servant