from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A woman bondservant.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A female bondservant.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A female slave, or one bound to service without wages, as distinguished from a hired servant.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A female slave, or a female bound to service without wages.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a female slave
- n. a female bound to serve without wages
bond(woman) + maid.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
bond + maid (Wiktionary)