a steward or butler.
the owner or manager of a hotel.
- Also called maître d'hôtel .
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How to use maître d' in a sentence
Gingrich is about as much a Washington "outsider" as the maitre d' at Cafe Milano.
At least, a little time after his return he sent his maitre d' hotel, to settle my account, and give me some money.The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau, Complete | Jean Jacques Rousseau
The pained features of the maitre d' reflected exquisite pain as he ushered them into the sunlight.Telempathy | Vance Simonds