Origin of servant
OTHER WORDS FROM servantserv·ant·less, adjectiveserv·ant·like, adjective
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How to use servant in a sentence
The round caught our attention not only for the speed at which it was raised following Monte Carlo’s preceding investment, but also because your humble servant had no idea what data observability, the startup’s niche, really was.Monte Carlo raises $25M for its data observability service|Alex Wilhelm|February 9, 2021|TechCrunch
Shortly after he was retired, Salerno filed a discrimination lawsuit against the town where he had been a public servant.How the Police Bank Millions Through Their Union Contracts|by Andrew Ford, Asbury Park Press, and Agnes Chang, Jeff Kao and Agnel Philip, ProPublica|February 8, 2021|ProPublica
In addition to working with organizations and communities, these accomplished public servants sit at the forefront of collaboration across the administration.Pair of Georgia runoff races are razor close with U.S. Senate control at stake|Felicia Sonmez, Colby Itkowitz, John Wagner, Paulina Firozi, Amy B Wang|January 6, 2021|Washington Post
Her family was large and troubled, and at around 16, she took an opportunity to work as a household servant in New York.A shocking 19th-century crime reveals the continued need for gender equality|Julie Miller|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
That is what FDA physicians and scientists, all of us career public health servants, have been doing over days, nights, weekends and, yes, over the Thanksgiving holiday.FDA says it ‘will rapidly work toward’ authorization of Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine|Laurie McGinley, Carolyn Y. Johnson, Joel Achenbach|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
Her agency had to take her out of the country that very evening after it was made clear that the servant had sworn to kill her.
“I have always considered him a friend, a patriot, and a dedicated public servant,” McCain said in a statement.Hagel Takes a Bullet for Obama: Inside the Defense Secretary’s Sudden Firing|Shane Harris, Tim Mak|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“If I want to play role of public servant I cannot have this traditional mindset,” she says.
Might that be Hafsat herself, a dynastic political power and dedicated public servant already?
Macron excelled at France's elite schools, including the civil-servant powerhouse Ecole Nationale d'Administration.This Scary-Smart New Minister of Economy Might Just Turn France Around|Tracy McNicoll|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At this same time they seized in Nangasaqui a servant of the father provincial, Matheo Couros, who was washing his clothes.
These officers are bound to maintayne themselves and families with food and rayment by their owne and their servant's industrie.
Whatever servant had not slept in the house the previous night forfeited his right to the money.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
To save his faithful servant Frank wheeled Nejdi, and cut down a native who was lunging at Chumru with a bayonet.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
"There is a bridge up yonder, monsieur," returned the servant, thankful to have the conversation changed.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini