lady's maid

noun

Definition of lady's maid

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a woman servant who cares for a lady's clothes and assists her in making her toilet

lady's-maid

verb

Definition of lady's-maid (Entry 2 of 2)

: to serve or attend as a lady's maid : maid

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First Known Use of lady's maid

Noun

1577, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“Lady's maid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lady%27s%20maid. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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