from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A lower-ranking servant.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An inferior servant.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An inferior or subordinate servant.


under- +‎ servant (Wiktionary)


  • I like novels that give me a chance to escape from the drudgery of real life, so I'm unlikely to buy a story that, for example, focusses on the gritty reality of being an underservant, or a peasant, or a foot soldier and so on.

    To Buy or Not to Buy

  • So he bribed this fellow Tarnod, whom I had the pleasure of discarnating, and who was an underservant here at the hunting lodge.

    Last Enemy


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