Servant

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Servant->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ subject
subject
liegeman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ servant
servant
retainer
follower
henchman
servitor
domestic
menial
help
lady help
employe
attache
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ official
official
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ retinue
retinue
suite
cortege
staff
court
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ attendant
attendant
squire
usher
page
donzel
footboy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ train bearer
train bearer
cup bearer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ waiter
waiter
lapster
butler
livery servant
lackey
footman
flunkey
valet
valet de chambre
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ equerry
equerry
groom
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ jockey
jockey
hostler
ostler
tiger
orderly
messenger
cad
gillie
herdsman
swineherd
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ barkeeper
barkeeper
bartender
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ bell boy
bell boy
boots
boy
counterjumper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ khansamah
khansamah
khansaman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ khitmutgar
khitmutgar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ yardman
yardman
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ bailiff
bailiff
castellan
seneschal
chamberlain
major-domo
groom of the chambers
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ secretary
secretary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ under secretary
under secretary
assistant secretary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ clerk
clerk
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ subsidiary
subsidiary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ agent
agent
&c. 758
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ subaltern
subaltern
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ underling
underling
understrapper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ man
man
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ maid
maid
maidservant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ handmaid
handmaid
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ confidente
confidente
lady's maid
abigail
soubrette
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ amah
amah
biddy
nurse
bonne
ayah
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ nursemaid
nursemaid
nursery maid
house maid
parlor maid
waiting maid
chamber maid
kitchen maid
scullery maid
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ femme de chambre
femme de chambre
femme fille
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ camarista
camarista
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ chef de cuisine
chef de cuisine
cordon bleu
cook
scullion
Cinderella
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ potwalloper
potwalloper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ maid of all work
maid of all work
servant of all work
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ laundress
laundress
bedmaker
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ journeyman
journeyman
charwoman
&c.(worker) 690
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bearer
bearer
chokra
gyp
=>(Cambridge)
hamal
scout
=>(Oxford)
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ serf
serf
vassal
slave
negro
helot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ bondsman
bondsman
bondswoman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ bondslave
bondslave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ ame damnee
ame damnee
odalisque
ryot
adscriptus gleboe
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ villian
villian
villein
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ beadsman
beadsman
bedesman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ sizar
sizar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ pensioner
pensioner
pensionary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ client
client
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ dependant
dependant
dependent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ hanger on
hanger on
satellite
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ parasite
parasite
&c.(servility) 886
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ led captain
led captain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ protege
protege
ward
hireling
mercenary
puppet
creature
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ badge of slavery
badge of slavery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ bonds
bonds
&c. 752
PARAG:Servant->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ serve
serve
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ wait upon
wait upon
attend upon
dance attendance upon
pin oneself upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ squire
squire
tend
hang on the sleeve of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ chore
chore
=>(U.S.)
PARAG:Servant->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in the train of
in the train of
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in one's pay
in one's pay
in one's employ
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ at one's call
at one's call
&c.(obedient) 743
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in bonds
in bonds

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