waiter

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noun wait·er \ˈwā-tər\

Definition of waiter

  1. 1 :  one that waits on another; especially :  a person who waits tables (as in a restaurant)

  2. 2 :  a tray on which something (as a tea service) is carried :  salver

Examples of waiter in a sentence

  1. <waiters at that elegant restaurant must go through an extended training program before being allowed to serve customers>

15th Century

First Known Use of waiter

15th century



WAITER Defined for English Language Learners

waiter

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noun wait·er \ˈwā-tər\

Definition of waiter for English Language Learners

  • : a man who serves food or drinks to people in a restaurant


WAITER Defined for Kids

waiter

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noun wait·er \ˈwā-tər\

Definition of waiter for Students

  1. :  a person who serves food to people at tables



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