usherette

[ uhsh-uh-ret ]
/ ˌʌʃ əˈrɛt /

noun

a woman who escorts persons to seats in a theater, church, etc.

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Origin of usherette

First recorded in 1925–30; usher + -ette

usage note for usherette

See -ette.

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British Dictionary definitions for usherette

usherette
/ (ˌʌʃəˈrɛt) /

noun

a woman assistant in a cinema, theatre, etc, who shows people to their seats
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