Definition of 'butler'
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A chef and butler service is also available at extra cost. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The former butler made a right royal rock of himself in court. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Gourmet meals can be served on board by your personal butler. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Has playing the fastidious butler made him a stickler for service in restaurants? Times, Sunday Times (2010)The other one is a butler's pantry. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You get a personal butler, too. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Expect spacious suites, personal service and butlers for all. The Sun (2016)Most people in domestic service are there not because they wish to be career servants like butlers but because they have no choice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He spent the majority of the 1980s playing lords and butlers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The royal butler came and spent two weeks teaching Colin how to make it one. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The former papal butler has, meanwhile, begun his new life after being pardoned. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Villas also come with personal butlers and access to golf carts to carry you around the resort, which is mostly too steep for casual strolls. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The service is undeniably world-class - not least because each guest has a personal butler. Times, Sunday Times (2006)They enjoy the use of personal chefs, a butler service and many of them have live-in pets. The Sun (2014)It has a circular bathroom - tiled entirely in pure white gold - a croquet lawn and a personal butler on hand. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And that's before you factor in your personal butler, on hand to nanny you as much or as little as you like. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The kitchen is one of the talking points of the house, with a listed former jury box which is used as a butler's pantry. Times, Sunday Times (2015)If you have a large entourage - the butler and chef will have to stay somewhere - you can add six more bedrooms on the fifth floor. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. butler is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'butler'
British English: butler NOUN
A butler is the most important male servant in a wealthy house.
I called for the butler to clear up the broken crockery.
Definition of butler from the Collins English Dictionary
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