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maid /meid/
  • danh từ
    • con gái; thiếu nữ
      • an old maid: gái già, bà cô (đàn bà nhiều tuổi mà ở vậy)
    • đầy tớ gái, người hầu gái
Concise Dictionary
+a female domestic
+an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)

Thesaurus Dictionary
1 girl, maiden, lass, miss, nymphet, nymph, wench, damsel, mademoiselle, demoiselle, Scots lassie; virgin, virgo intacta:
A lovely young maid was milking the cow.
2 housemaid, maidservant, domestic, chambermaid, lady's maid, Archaic or literary abigail, Brit daily, Archaic colloq Brit tweeny:
When she rang, the maid brought in the tea.
3 old maid. spinster, bachelor girl:
She never married and now is an old maid.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 (often in compounds) a female servant in a house or hotel: There is a maid to do the housework. + The maid was changing the sheets when we got back to our room.
2 (old use) a young woman who is not married
See also - OLD MAID
Collocation Dictionary


dairy, kennel, kitchen, laundry, parlour, scullery | lady's, personal | daily
They had a daily maid, but no live-in servants.

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be, work as ~
She's a well-known writer. Her father, a trained chef, now works as a bus driver.

study to be, train as, train to be ~
She trained as a painter and sculptor.

start (work) as ~
He started work as a trainee chef.

become, qualify as ~
She qualified as a vet last year.

employ (sb as), have
The company employs more than 1500 engineers.

engage (sb as), get, hire (sb as), recruit, take on ~
They have recruited a new designer.

appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb ~
are usually used with academic, official or highly responsible jobs:He was appointed Professor of Law at Yale. At 39 she was made chairman of the board.

dismiss, fire, sack ~
The club have sacked their coach.

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