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Definitions for maidservant
ˈmeɪdˌsɜr vəntmaid·ser·vant

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. maid, maidservant, housemaid, amahnoun

    a female domestic


  1. maidservantnoun

    A female servant, a maid

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Maidservantnoun

    A female servant.

    It is perfectly right what you say of the indifference in common friends, whether we are sick or well; the very maidservants in a family have the same notion. Jonathan Swift.


  1. maidservant

    A handmaiden, handmaid or maidservant is a personal maid or female servant. Depending on culture or historical period, a handmaiden may be of slave status or may be simply an employee. However, the term handmaiden generally implies lowly status.


  1. maidservant

    A maidservant is a female domestic worker or servant, typically living in the home of her employer, responsible for tasks such as cleaning, cooking, childcare, and general household maintenance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maidservantnoun

    a female servant

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maidservant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maidservant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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