stewardess

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

steward +‎ -ess

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

stewardess (plural stewardesses, masculine steward)

  1. feminine of steward
  2. Ellipsis of flight stewardess and air stewardess; a female flight attendant.

Synonyms[edit]

(female flight attendant):

Hypernyms[edit]

(female flight attendant):

Coordinate terms[edit]

(female flight attendant):

See also[edit]

(female flight attendant):

  • flight nurse (obsolete form for air stewardess, from when medical qualifications were needed)
  • air nurse (obsolete form for air stewardess, from when medical qualifications were needed)

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