Examples of maidservant in a Sentence
a large estate that once had many maidservants
Recent Examples of maidservant from the Web
One gathering encourages comparison of scenes of men entering the domain of women, some as welcome suitors and guests, other as intruders, albeit blocked by laughing maidservants.
For example, one serves as the maidservant who brings Lady Macbeth the letter from her lord, informing her of the witches' prophecies and thus igniting Lady M's own deadly ambitious schemes.
From the king’s maidservant, from Na’arat, jars of wine, to Jerusalem.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'maidservant.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
MAIDSERVANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of maidservant for English Language Learners
: a female servant
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up maidservant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).