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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Serving women or female aides to a queen.

Usage examples (38)
  • Noun, : flattering fashions for the lady-in-waiting
  • The ladies-in-waiting danced and clapped their hands.
  • So the ladies-in-waiting had to go down to him again.
  • The trousseaux of her ladies-in-waiting are not yet ready. for more
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