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House servant   /haʊs sˈərvənt/   Listen
House servant

A servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household.  Synonyms: domestic, domestic help.

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"House servant" Quotes from Famous Books

... west, it was about an hour's ride from the ranch to Crabtree. Terry sent the cakes of butter to the ladies whom Evelyn wanted to have them and delivered her message to the effect that she would be glad to have them find her a good, all-around cook and house servant. ...
— Fred Fearnot's New Ranch - and How He and Terry Managed It • Hal Standish

... a house servant, a shopkeeper's watchman, or a bank guard to help them in some big haul. Then they lure him into some abandoned house, under a pretense of dividing up the booty, and there put him out of the way. That's what's happened here. It's a common plan with these criminal groups, and ...
— The Sleuth of St. James's Square • Melville Davisson Post

Words linked to "House servant" :   servant, housekeeper, retainer, housemaid, home help, maid, domestic help, ayah, maidservant, skivvy, slavey, amah

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