from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A household servant, especially an overworked one.
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- n. A maid, maidservant.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A maidservant.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A domestic drudge; a maid-servant.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a female domestic servant who does all kinds of menial work
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