Servantry Serv"ant*ry, n. A body of servants; servants, collectively. [R.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • servantry — index personnel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • servantry — ntrē noun ( es) Etymology: servant (I) + ry : all the servants of one master or house all the servantry of the dairy were standing in the red brick entry Thomas Hardy …   Useful english dictionary

  • servantry — ser·vant·ry …   English syllables

  • personnel — I noun assistants, band of employees, body of employees, cast, clerical staff, company, corps of employees, coworkers, crew, employees, factotums, fellow workers, help, labor supply, laborers, laboring force, manpower, members, office force,… …   Law dictionary

  • crew — Synonyms and related words: aerial photographer, age group, aggregation, aircrew, aircrewman, assembly, avigator, band, battalion, belly gunner, bevy, body, bombardier, brigade, bunch, cabal, cadre, camarilla, cast, cell, charmed circle, circle,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • force — Synonyms and related words: Niagara, abuse, actuate, acuteness, administer, adventuresomeness, adventurousness, affective meaning, aggression, aggressiveness, ambitiousness, amount, amperage, amplitude, animality, animate, apply, arm, armed… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gang — Synonyms and related words: Bund, Rochdale cooperative, affiliate, age group, alliance, ally, army, assemblage, associate, association, axis, band, band together, battalion, be in cahoots, bevy, bloc, body, brigade, bunch, bunch up, cabal, cast,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • help — Synonyms and related words: Samaritan, abet, acolyte, adjutant, administer to, advance, advantage, advise, agent, aid, aide, aide de camp, aider, alimony, alleviate, allotment, allowance, alterative, ameliorate, amend, analeptic, ancilla, annuity …   Moby Thesaurus

  • men — Synonyms and related words: Everyman, John Doe, Public, body politic, citizenry, common man, commonwealth, community, community at large, crew, employees, estate, everybody, everyman, everyone, everywoman, fighting force, firepower, folk, folks,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • personnel — Synonyms and related words: agent, alternate, alternative, analogy, backup, change, changeling, comparison, copy, counterfeit, crew, deputy, double, dummy, employees, equal, equivalent, ersatz, exchange, fake, fighting force, fill in, firepower,… …   Moby Thesaurus

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”