Definition of “waitress” - English Dictionary

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“waitress” in British English

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waitressnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈweɪ.trəs/ us /ˈweɪ.trəs/

A1 a woman whose job is to bring the food to customers at their tables in a restaurant


  • She works as a waitress.
  • She plays the part of the sexy blonde waitress.
  • They asked the waitress for the bill.

(Definition of “waitress” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)