underservant

[ uhn-der-sur-vuhnt ]
/ ˈʌn dərˌsɜr vənt /

noun

a servant of inferior or subordinate rank.

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Origin of underservant

First recorded in 1540–50; under- + servant
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Example sentences from the Web for underservant

  • So he bribed this fellow Tarnod, whom I had the pleasure of discarnating, and who was an underservant here at the hunting lodge.

    Last Enemy|Henry Beam Piper