A female domestic servant.
More example sentences
- She promptly placed one thousand man-servants opposite one thousand maidservants and declared, ‘He will marry her, she will marry him, ‘and so on.’
- ‘Lilly,’ Lady Cynthia summoned the maidservant over to her.
- The maids bringing in lace caps and a box of hair powder on the left are probably her maidservants, Antonia Vanderbrocht and Petronila Valdearenas.
Definition of maidservant in:
- The US English dictionary