What does waiter mean?

Definitions for waiter
ˈweɪ tərwait·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word waiter.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. waiter, servernoun

    a person whose occupation is to serve at table (as in a restaurant)

  2. waiternoun

    a person who waits or awaits

Wiktionary

  1. waiternoun

    A male attendant who serves customers in a restaurant, cafe or similar.

    Waiter! There's a fly in my soup.

  2. waiternoun

    Someone who waits, such as at a table.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Waiternoun

    one who, or that which, waits; an attendant; a servant in attendance, esp. at table

  2. Waiternoun

    a vessel or tray on which something is carried, as dishes, etc.; a salver

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'waiter' in Nouns Frequency: #3016

How to pronounce waiter?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of waiter in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of waiter in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of waiter in a Sentence

  1. Rex Hudler:

    Waiter.....check please!

  2. Barack Obama:

    Let's face it, nobody wants a waiter who feels like they have to come to work when they're coughing or contagious, that's not good for anybody.

  3. Harrison Ford:

    On being an actor .nothing more than a worker in a service occupation . It's like being a waiter or a gas station attendant, but I'm waiting on 6 million people in a week if I'm lucky.

  4. Raymond Chandler:

    Would you convey my compliments to the purist who reads your proofs and tell him or her that I write in a sort of broken-down patois which is something like the way a Swiss waiter talks, and that when I split an infinitive, God damn it, I split it so it will stay split, and when I interrupt the velvety smoothness of my more or less literate syntax with a few sudden words of bar-room vernacular, that is done with the eyes wide open and the mind relaxed but attentive.

  5. Don Herold:

    It is a good thing that life is not as serious as it seems to a waiter.

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