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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A lady's waiting maid.

Usage examples (33)
  • My abigail will have to go down to Berkshire at once.
  • “He is gone at last,” said the abigail, sipping her glass;
  • Rising again, she directed the abigail how to pack her mistress's clothing.
  • So anyway, for my abigail hannah, because she plagues my mind too frequently: for more
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