Definition of chambermaid
: a maid who makes beds and does general cleaning of bedrooms (as in a hotel)
Recent Examples of chambermaid from the Web
Nine people—all women; many of them chambermaids—died.
The titular character (Katie Kleiger) is a chambermaid who leaves her job with the tyrannical Sir (Graeme Malcolm) to go on the lam with the butler (George Merrick).
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First Known Use of chambermaid
CHAMBERMAID Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of chambermaid for English Language Learners
: a woman who cleans bedrooms in hotels
CHAMBERMAID Defined for Kids
Definition of chambermaid for Students
: a maid who takes care of bedrooms (as in a hotel)
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