adjective see servant

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • servant — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from present participle of servir Date: 13th century one that serves others < a public servant >; especially one that performs duties about the person or home of a master or personal employer •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • serv|ant|less — «SUR vuhnt lihs», adjective. having no servant: »... with all the mechanised comfort of the servantless American way of life (Manchester Guardian) …   Useful english dictionary

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