HyperDic: maid

English > 2 senses of the word maid:
NOUNperson maid, maidservant, housemaid, amaha female domestic
person maid, maidenan unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
maid > pronunciation
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English > maid: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA female domestic.
Synonymsmaidservant, housemaid, amah
Narrowerchambermaid, fille de chambreA maid who is employed to clean and care for bedrooms (now primarily in hotels)
handmaid, handmaidenA personal maid or female attendant
lady's maidA maid who is a lady's personal attendant
parlormaid, parlourmaidA maid in a private home whose duties are to care for the parlor and the table and to answer the door
Broaderdomestic, domestic help, house servantA servant who is paid to perform menial tasks around the household
Spanishama, asistenta, chacha, cholera, chopa, criada, doméstica, doncella doméstica, doncella, gata, moza, nacha, sirvienta
Catalancriada, minyona
English > maid: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningAn unmarried girl (especially a virgin).
InstancesIo(Greek mythology) a maiden seduced by Zeus
Narrowerdamsel, demoiselle, damoiselle, damosel, damozelA young unmarried woman
Broadergirl, miss, missy, young lady, young woman, filleA young woman
Spanishdoncella, señorita
Nounsmaidhoodthe childhood of a girl / girl / girl

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