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maid

noun

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1 a female domestic servant
  • hired a maid to do the housework after the baby was born

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2 a young unmarried woman
  • a dance where the fair maids and handsome bucks of the village hoped to meet one another

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The first known use of maid was in the 13th century

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“Maid.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/maid. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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