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Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. servants

    In the British service, regimental and staff officers are allowed the indulgence of a steady and well-drilled soldier for a servant; and field-officers, keeping horses, two each. These soldiers are to take their share of any duty on which the officer to whom they are attached is employed, and they must fall in with their respective troops and companies at all reviews, inspections, and field-days. In the U. S. service, officers are not permitted to employ soldiers as servants.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'servants' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3281

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'servants' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4563

How to pronounce servants?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say servants in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of servants in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of servants in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of servants in a Sentence

  1. John Kirby:

    These officials are public servants. What they say — in State Department entirety — is inherently of public interest. It's inappropriate and irresponsible not to observe that obligation.

  2. Chinese Proverb:

    Do not employ handsome servants.

  3. George Sand:

    If they are ignorant, they are despised, if learned, mocked. In love they are reduced to the status of courtesans. As wives they are treated more as servants than as companions. Men do not love them: they make use of them, they exploit them, and expect, in that way, to make them subject to the law of fidelity.

  4. The Hitopadesa:

    On the touchstone of misfortune a man discovers the strength of understanding and of spirit in kinsmen, wife, servants, and himself.

  5. Spun Gold:

    I think everyone wants it to work because Prince Harry is adored around the world, he’s the little boy who lost his mother at 12. He was a slightly off the rails teenager who became a war hero fighting on the frontlines… We want the fairy tale, which has had some tragic lows across the last 30-40 years. The overriding message of the documentary is 'fingers crossed.' Meghan Markle with Prince Harry after their engagement announcement. (Reuters) But those in the documentary warned that this world is not without its pitfalls, Bullen said. You marry into a world that’s diamonds and furs and castles and servants and literally knights in shining armor. But it all comes with a price. Are you ready to pay that price?

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