Simple Definition of maid
: a female servant; especially : a woman or girl who does cleaning work in a house or hotel
: a girl or woman who is not married
Examples of maid
She hired a maid to do the cleaning.
<hired a maid to do the housework after the baby was born>
Origin of maid
Middle English maide, short for maiden
First Known Use: 13th century
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