Definition of chambermaid in English:

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chambermaid

Pronunciation: /ˈCHāmbərˌmād/

noun

A maid who cleans bedrooms and bathrooms, especially in a hotel.
Example sentences
  • Women worked as hotel chambermaids, housekeepers, babysitters, factory and fast-food workers, and nursing home aids.
  • A receptionist at the Hotel, said one of the hotel chambermaids was opening a window when she saw the car go over the cliff.
  • The two peasant girls whom the hero simultaneously seduces here become hotel chambermaids.

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Syllabification: cham·ber·maid

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