valet de chambre


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valet de chambre

(valɛ də ʃɑ̃brə)
n, pl valets de chambre (valɛ də ʃɑ̃brə)
(Professions) the full French term for valet1
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.valet de chambre - a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employervalet de chambre - a manservant who acts as a personal attendant to his employer; "Jeeves was Bertie Wooster's man"
body servant - a valet or personal maid
manservant - a man servant
References in classic literature ?
dismissing with a gesture both the gentleman and the valet de chambre, who passed out into the next apartment.
And when next we do hear of him, he is valet de chambre in the household of Edward III.
No, your Excellency," replied the valet de chambre, "the Master of the Hounds came this morning to inform him that he had marked down a stag.