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stewardess

Pronunciation: /ˈstuːərdəs; ˈstjuːədes/

Translation of stewardess in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (on ship) camarera (feminine) 1.2 (on plane) auxiliar (feminine) de vuelo, azafata (feminine), aeromoza (feminine) (Latin America/América Latina) , cabinera (feminine) (Colombia) , hostess (feminine) (Chile)
    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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