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stewardess Syllabification: stew·ard·ess
Pronunciation: /ˈst(y)o͞oərdəs/

Definition of stewardess in English:


A woman who is employed to provide meals for and otherwise look after the passengers on a ship or aircraft.
Example sentences
  • They looked, for the most part, to be models, airline stewardesses, executive secretaries, fashion buyers and boutique managers.
  • When investment bankers and airline stewardesses dream of chucking it all to become candy artisans, this is the chocolate they dream of making.
  • She landed a job as an air stewardess with Arab Airlines.
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