[uhn-der-sur-vuh nt]


a servant of inferior or subordinate rank.

Origin of underservant

First recorded in 1540–50; under- + servant
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Historical Examples of 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