chambermaid


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cham·ber·maid

 (chām′bər-mād′)
n.
A maid who cleans and cares for bedrooms, as in a hotel.

chambermaid

(ˈtʃeɪmbəˌmeɪd)
n
a woman or girl employed to clean and tidy bedrooms, now chiefly in hotels

cham•ber•maid

(ˈtʃeɪm bərˌmeɪd)

n.
a maid who cleans bedrooms and bathrooms, as in a hotel.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chambermaid - a maid who is employed to clean and care for bedrooms (now primarily in hotels)chambermaid - a maid who is employed to clean and care for bedrooms (now primarily in hotels)
housemaid, maid, maidservant, amah - a female domestic
Translations
خَادِمَةٌ في فُنْدُقخادِمَه في فُنْدُق
pokojskáslužebná
stuepige
hotellin kerroshoitaja
sobarica
szobalány
òjónustustúlka
客室係のメイド
객실 담당 여직원
chyžná
städerska
สาวใช้ทำความสะอาดห้องนอน
oda görevlisioda hizmetçisi
nữ phục vụ phòng

chambermaid

[ˈtʃeɪmbəmeɪd] N (in hotel) → camarera f

chambermaid

[ˈtʃeɪmbərmeɪd] nfemme f de chambrechamber music nmusique f de chambreChamber of Commerce nChambre f de commerceChamber of Horrors ncabinet m des horreurschamber orchestra norchestre m (de musique) de chambrechamber pot npot m de chambre

chambermaid

[ˈtʃeɪmbəˌmeɪd] ncameriera al piano

chamber

(ˈtʃeimbə) noun
1. a room.
2. the place where an assembly (eg Parliament) meets. There were few members left in the chamber.
3. such an assembly. the Upper and Lower Chambers.
4. an enclosed space or cavity eg the part of a gun which holds the bullets. Many pistols have chambers for six bullets.
ˈchambermaid noun
a female servant or hotel worker in charge of bedrooms.
chamber music
music for a small group of players, suitable for a room rather than a large hall.

chambermaid

خَادِمَةٌ في فُنْدُق pokojská stuepige Zimmermädchen καμαριέρα camarera hotellin kerroshoitaja femme de chambre sobarica cameriera d’albergo 客室係のメイド 객실 담당 여직원 kamermeisje stuepike pokojówka arrumadeira, empregada de quartos горничная städerska สาวใช้ทำความสะอาดห้องนอน oda görevlisi nữ phục vụ phòng 女服务员
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what should be leaving my room, as I advanced to enter it, but--well, it's no use, resolutions are all very well, but facts are facts, especially when they're natural, and here was I face to face with the most natural little natural fact, and withal the most charming and merry-eyed, that-- well, in short, as I came to enter my room I was confronted by the roundest, ruddiest little chambermaid ever created for the trial of mortal frailty.
A German gentleman told me that when he remained a week in a hotel, he gave the portier five marks, the head waiter four, the Boots three, and the chambermaid two; and if he stayed three months he divided ninety marks among them, in about the above proportions.
The chambermaid rearranged it with a ready hand which showed that she was no beginner in the art of dressing hair.
On her way back to the drawing-room she was addressed by a chambermaid in the corridor who asked for her key.
Your toilet must be provided for, and you shall have everything that an unlimited head chambermaid--by which expression I mean a head chambermaid not limited as to outlay--can procure.
She got a berth as second chambermaid on a Cincinnati boat in the New Orleans trade, the Grand Mogul.
The real chambermaid did not come here much before the morning.
Accordingly, when she retired at night, she asked the chambermaid whether Pemberley were not a very fine place?
The chambermaid was Irish, and all the waiters were German, so that I never heard a word of French spoken.
Miss Crow, the daughter of a farmer; John Giddish, himself a farmer; Nan Slouch, Esther Codling, Will Spray, Tom Bennet; the three Misses Potter, whose father keeps the sign of the Red Lion; Betty Chambermaid, Jack Ostler, and many others of inferior note, lay rolling among the graves.
The first morning of her regency, Miss Ophelia was up at four o'clock; and having attended to all the adjustments of her own chamber, as she had done ever since she came there, to the great amazement of the chambermaid, she prepared for a vigorous onslaught on the cupboards and closets of the establishment of which she had the keys.
And for whom-for some GRISETTE, some chambermaid with whom I have trifled in some garrison?