Hired+servant

  • 1 Servant — Serv ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a & p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See {Serve}, and cf. {Sergeant}.] 1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on compulsion; a person who is employed by another for menial… …

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  • 2 Servant of servants — Servant Serv ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a & p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See {Serve}, and cf. {Sergeant}.] 1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on compulsion; a person who is employed by another for… …

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  • 3 Servant (disambiguation) — Servant or servants may refer to: *Domestic worker, a person hired to provide regular household or other duties * The Servant (film), a 1963 British film *The Servant (band), a UK alternative rock band based in London *The Servants, a UK indie… …

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  • 4 servant — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) One who serves another Nouns 1. servant, servitor, domestic, menial, help; retainer, follower, henchman, subject, liegeman; retinue, suite, cortege, staff, entourage, court; majordomo, chamberlain. See… …

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  • 5 servant — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ devoted, faithful, loyal, trusted ▪ humble, obedient ▪ good ▪ He has been a good servant …

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  • 6 hired man — noun a hired laborer on a farm or ranch (Freq. 2) the hired hand fixed the railing a ranch hand • Syn: ↑hired hand, ↑hand • Hypernyms: ↑laborer, ↑manual laborer, ↑ …

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  • 7 Hired — Hire Hire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hired} (h[imac]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Hiring}.] [OE. hiren, huren, AS. h[=y]rian; akin to D. huren, G. heuern, Dan. hyre, Sw. hyra. See {Hire}, n.] [1913 Webster] 1. To procure (any chattel or estate) from another… …

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  • 8 servant — n 1. domestic, cleaning man, cleaning woman, cleaning lady, charwoman, Chiefly Brit. char; housekeeper, Fr. bonne a tout faire, Brit. Inf. slavey; factotum, steward, valet, gentleman s gentleman, butler, houseman; maid, upstairs maid, au pair… …

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  • 9 hired — adj. Hired is used with these nouns: ↑assassin, ↑killer, ↑mercenary, ↑servant, ↑thug …

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  • 10 servant — noun /ˈsɜːvənt,ˈsɝvənt/ a) One who serves another, providing help in some manner. She is quite the humble servant, the poor in this city owe much to her but she expects nothing. b) One who is hired to perform regular household or other duties,… …

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  • 11 servant — noun 1) servants were cleaning the hall Syn: attendant, retainer; domestic (worker), (hired) help, cleaner; lackey, flunky, minion; maid, housemaid, footman, page (boy), valet, butler, manservant; housekeeper, steward …

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  • 12 hired girl — noun : a woman employed as a domestic; specifically : one living in a farm household who helps around the house and performs light farm chores * * * n. a female domestic servant …

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  • 13 Your humble servant — Servant Serv ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a & p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See {Serve}, and cf. {Sergeant}.] 1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on compulsion; a person who is employed by another for… …

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  • 14 Your most humble most obedient servant — Servant Serv ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a & p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See {Serve}, and cf. {Sergeant}.] 1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on compulsion; a person who is employed by another for… …

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  • 15 Your obedient servant — Servant Serv ant, n. [OE. servant, servaunt, F. servant, a & p. pr. of servir to serve, L. servire. See {Serve}, and cf. {Sergeant}.] 1. One who serves, or does services, voluntarily or on compulsion; a person who is employed by another for… …

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  • 16 Bond servant — ond servant, Bond servant Bond serv ant A slave; one who is bound to service without wages. [1913 Webster] If thy brother . . . be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond servant: but as an hired servant.… …

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  • 17 bond-servant — ond servant, Bond servant Bond serv ant A slave; one who is bound to service without wages. [1913 Webster] If thy brother . . . be waxen poor, and be sold unto thee; thou shalt not compel him to serve as a bond servant: but as an hired servant.… …

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  • 18 loaned servant — n 1: an employee of one employer who is temporarily under the control of another – called also loaned employee; 2: a doctrine under which a loaned servant is considered an employee of the borrowing employer who is thus liable for negligence or… …

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  • 19 Don Head (public servant) — Don Head 8th Commissioner of the Correctional Service of Canada In office June 27, 2008 – incumbent Preceded by Keith Coulter Personal details Nationality Canadian Profession public ser …

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  • 20 loaned servant — A general employee of one person performing service for another. 58 Am J1st Workm Comp § 343. One having the status of an employee who is lent or hired out by his employer to another person for some special service so as to become, as to that… …

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