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valet
Pronunciation: /valɛ/

Compounds

valet de chambre

valet de comédie

  • (Théâtre)
    wily manservant

valet d'écurie

valet de ferme

valet de nuit

valet de pied

Idioms

les bons maîtres font les bons valets

[proverbe]
one leads by example

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