Part of speech: noun

A man servant in charge of the dining - room, wine, etc.

Share it on:

Usage examples "butler":

  1. " My young master, sir," cried the voice of the butler from the Hall. - "The Man with a Shadow", George Manville Fenn.
  2. The next morning my father- in- law's butler noticed something peculiar about the milk. - "Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3", Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds.
  3. " Thank you, doctor," she murmured once more; and a moment later Peggy and Mrs Asplin were in the passage, following the old butler towards the door. - "More About Peggy", Mrs G. de Horne Vaizey.