Definitions for valetvæˈleɪ, ˈvæl ɪt, ˈvæl eɪ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. valet, valet de chambre, gentleman, gentleman's gentleman, man(verb)

    a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer

    "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"

  2. valet(verb)

    serve as a personal attendant to

Wiktionary

  1. valet(Noun)

    A man's personal male attendant, responsible for his clothes and appearance.

  2. valet(Noun)

    A hotel employee performing such duties for guests.

  3. valet(Noun)

    (professional wrestling) A female performer in professional wrestling, acting as either a manager or personal chaperone; often used to attract and titillate male members of the audience.

  4. valet(Noun)

    A female chaperone who accompanies a man, and is usually not married to him.

  5. valet(Noun)

    A person employed to clean or park cars.

  6. valet(Noun)

    A wooden stand on which to hold clothes and accessories in preparation for dressing.

  7. valet(Verb)

    To clean and service (a car), as a valet does.

  8. Origin: French; related to vassal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Valet(noun)

    a male waiting servant; a servant who attends on gentleman's person; a body servant

  2. Valet(noun)

    a kind of goad or stick with a point of iron

  3. Origin: [F. valet, OF. vallet, varlet, vaslet. See Varlet, and Vassal.]

Freebase

  1. Valet

    Valet and varlet are terms for male servants who serve as personal attendants to their employer. In the Middle Ages and Ancien Regime valet de chambre was a role for junior courtiers and specialists such as artists in a royal court, but the plain term most often refers to a normal servant responsible for the clothes and personal belongings of an employer, and making minor arrangements.


Translations for valet

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • خادمةArabic
  • Diener, Putzer, KammerdienerGerman
  • παρκαδόροςGreek
  • edecán, mánagerSpanish
  • miespalvelija, kamaripalvelija, hotellipalvelijaFinnish
  • valet, majordome, valet de chambre, chaperon, duègne, voiturierFrench
  • inasHungarian
  • parcheggiatoreItalian
  • личен слугаMacedonian
  • gezelschapsdameDutch
  • valetPortuguese
  • денщик, ординарец, [[гостиничный]] [[работник]], вешалка, слуга, дуэнья, камердинерRussian

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