Definitions for waitressˈweɪ trɪs
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a woman who waits on tables, as in a restaurant.
(v.i.)to work or serve as a waitress.
Category: Common Vocabulary
* Usage: See -ess, -person.
Origin of waitress:
a woman waiter
serve as a waiter or waitress in a restaurant
"I'm waiting on tables at Maxim's"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a female waiter
A female attendant who serves customers in a restaurant, cafu00E9, or similar.
To work as a waitress.
a female waiter or attendant; a waiting maid or waiting woman