barmaidnoun [ C ]uk /ˈbɑː.meɪd/ us /ˈbɑːr.meɪd/ UK
Examples from literature
- Admiration mingled with disbelief in the barmaid's voice.
- Because there happens to be a pretty barmaid there?
- He drank a pint of ale, and was seen conversing with a shabbily dressed stranger, whose face was unfamiliar to the publican and the barmaid.
- Mr. Carter called for some more beer and told the barmaid to put a little gin in it.
- The barmaid came flying out to fetch drinks as they entered.