- plural of manservant.
- a male servant, especially a valet.
Origin of manservant
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Examples from the Web for menservants
Who would rob a great house like this, full of menservants?'What Will He Do With It, Complete
And they—and they killed Hector and Claudio and Apollonio and the other menservants.The Saracen: The Holy War
"I merely met one of the menservants who had also seen the intruders," I replied.It Pays to Smile
Nina Wilcox Putnam
Perhaps we are not afraid of menservants if we look out at them from the cradle.And Even Now
And she is very rich; for Manasses left her gold and silver and menservants and maid-servants and cattle and lands.Judith
- a male servant, esp a valet
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Word Origin and History for menservants
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