dining-room attendant


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n dining-room attendant someone employed to provide service in a dining room
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In literature:

The officer or officers in attendance on the king used to sleep on the other side of the dining-room.
"Rupert of Hentzau" by Anthony Hope
He had attended a mess meeting, and had dined at mess, playing a rubber afterwards (sixpenny points) in the ante-room.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 99., August 2, 1890." by Various
The Earl came into the Dining Room attended by his gentlemen.
"Lippincott's Magazine Of Popular Literature And Science, No. 23, February, 1873, Vol. XI. No. 23." by Various
Ferdinand attended them to the door of the dining-room.
"Henrietta Temple A Love Story" by Benjamin Disraeli
Dock followed the merchant into the dining-room, closely attended by his guard.
"Freaks of Fortune" by Oliver Optic
At about one o'clock the attendants at the Bazaar began to go down to the dining-room where Mrs. Blair had had a luncheon spread for them.
"Brenda, Her School and Her Club" by Helen Leah Reed
He was in the room, however, having just arrived in attendance on a party with whom he had dined.
"Dilemmas of Pride, (VOL 1 OF 3)" by Margracia Loudon
Jennings was purveyor and attended to all matters of the dining room, as well as relations with the external world.
"Stage-coach and Tavern Days" by Alice Morse Earle
Each evening Mr. Levi was in attendance, and this day, according to rule, she went down to the grand old dining-room.
"Checkmate" by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
The old college chapel where I had attended morning and evening prayer during my college course had been converted into a hospital dining room.
"Under the Stars and Bars" by Walter A. Clark

In news:

And Florence Neumann of 221 W Miller, Alpena, recently celebrated their 72nd wedding anniversary with many family and friends attending in the dining room at Tendercare-Greenview on Golf Course Road, where Leslie is now a resident.