butlernoun [ C ]uk /ˈbʌt.lər/ us /ˈbʌt.lɚ/
Examples from literature
- Ashe heard the butler moving in the hall and summoned him.
- She had not long been in the cottage when the butler arrived.
- Then the butler entered the room: "Some one wishes to speak to your ladyship on the telephone, immediately," he said.
- Two men were standing there, hat in hand whispering to the butler.
- We have all had quite enough of him,' said her ladyship, as the butler announced dinner.