headwaiter

noun head·wait·er \ ˈhed-ˈwā-tər \

Definition of headwaiter

: the head of the dining-room staff of a restaurant or hotel

First Known Use of headwaiter

1714

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headwaiter

Definition of headwaiter for English Language Learners

  • : a waiter who is in charge of other waiters in a restaurant


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headwaiter

noun head·wait·er \ ˈhed-ˈwā-tər \

Definition of headwaiter for Students

: the head of the staff of a restaurant


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