Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Noun: parlourmaid  'paa(r)-lu(r),meyd
Usage: Brit, Cdn (US: parlormaid)
  1. A maid in a private home whose duties are to care for the parlour and the table and to answer the door
    - parlormaid [N. Amer]

Derived forms: parlourmaids

Type of: amah, housemaid, maid, maidservant