Attendant

  • 21 attendant — 1 noun (C) 1 someone whose job is to look after or help customers in a public place: a carpark attendant 2 someone who looks after a very important person, such as a king or queen 2 adjective formal 1 connected with or caused by something:… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 22 attendant — 1. noun your attendant will be Edward Syn: steward, waiter, waitress, garçon, porter, servant, waitperson, stewardess; escort, companion, retainer, aide, lady in waiting, equerry, chaperone; manservant, valet, butler …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 23 attendant — 1. noun a royal attendant Syn: assistant, aide, companion, steward, equerry, escort, servant, retainer, valet, maid 2. adjective new discoveries and the attendant excitement Syn: accompanying, associated …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 24 attendant — /əˈtɛndənt / (say uh tenduhnt) noun 1. someone who attends another, as for service or company. 2. someone employed to take care or charge of someone or something, especially when this involves directing or assisting the public: a cloakroom… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 25 attendant —    An attendant in former times would have been a man or woman who attended upon a nobleman. Shakespeare uses the word many times with this meaning, though never in direct address. Today the word is most often used vocatively to the attendant in… …

    A dictionary of epithets and terms of address

  • 26 attendant — 1. noun One who attends; one who works with or watches something. Give your keys to the parking attendants and they will park your car for you. 2. adjective Going with; associated; concomitant. They promoted him to supervisor, with all the… …

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  • 27 attendant — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ car park (BrE), garage, gas station (AmE), parking, parking lot (AmE), petrol pump (BrE) ▪ flight ▪ …

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  • 28 attendant — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. aide, orderly, valet, nurse, usher, bellhop, servant, escort, companion, chaperon, caretaker, caregiver, warden, custodian, flight attendant, steward, stewardess, valet de chambre (French), maid, retainer, employee; see… …

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  • 29 attendant — I. a. Accompanying, attending, concomitant, following, consequent. II. n. 1. Follower, satellite, companion, fellow, associate, escort, attender. 2. Attender, frequenter, person present. 3. Servant, vassal, servitor, dependant, retainer, squire,… …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 30 attendant — [əˈtendənt] noun [C] someone whose job is to help customers or people who visit a public place a museum attendant[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 31 attendant — at•tend•ant [[t]əˈtɛn dənt[/t]] n. 1) a person who attends another, as to perform a service; escort or servant: the ship s attendants[/ex] 2) a corollary or concomitant thing; consequence 3) a person who is present, as at a meeting 4) being… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 32 attendant — One who owes a duty or service to another, or in some sort depends upon him. One who follows and waits upon another attendant, adj Accompanying, or connected with …

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  • 33 attendant — One who owes a duty or service to another, or in some sort depends upon him. One who follows and waits upon another attendant, adj Accompanying, or connected with …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 34 attendant — at·ten·dant ə ten dənt n a person who attends another to perform a service <ward attendants> …

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  • 35 attendant — Synonyms and related words: Ganymede, Hebe, X ray technician, accessible, accessory, accompanier, accompanist, accompanying, accompanyist, acolyte, adherent, adjunct, adjutant, after, agent, aid, aide, aide de camp, aider, air warden, airline… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 36 attendant — at tend·ant || dÉ™nt n. servant; usher, steward; one who accompanies and serves adj. present (of a person); accompanying …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 37 attendant — noun 1》 a person employed to provide a service to the public.     ↘an assistant to an important person. 2》 a person who attends a particular occasion. adjective occurring at the same time or as a result of …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 38 attendant — n 1. escort, accompanier, companion, comrade, crony, chum, Fr. copain. sidekick, shadow, Inf. pal, U.S. Inf. buddy, Sl. cully, Sl.Slamese twin; chaperon, matron, (in Spain and Portugal) duenna, governess, tutor, tutoress, nursemaid, nanny, sitter …

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  • 39 attendant — at·tend·ant …

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  • 40 attendant —   Kahu and entries that follow it, lawelawe, ukali, aialo; kāpi i (fig.). See bridal attendants …

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