Definition of 'attendant'

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On returning to her car, a parking attendant was issuing a parking fine. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The club's former cloakroom attendant has been given the crazed grin of a bunny boiler and arms that seem more like distressed eels than human limbs. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Parking attendants help people find a parking space. Christianity Today (2000)Just yesterday he got free petrol for showing the pump attendant a trick. Times, Sunday Times (2014)For example he would sometimes leave his coat in his car to avoid tipping the cloakroom attendant. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He was also seen carrying bundles of traffic cones while working as a car park attendant. The Sun (2012)Get yourself dressed as a parking attendant and people will give you money in the street. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He struggled to get work after and is now a car park attendant. The Sun (2009)Flight attendants helped him to spare seats near the emergency exit and gave him oxygen to bring him round. The Sun (2007)The only time a look of disbelief crosses his face is when a museum attendant shows off his favourite painting. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He demoted her to lavatory attendant. Susie Gilbert and Jay Shir A TALE OF FOUR HOUSES: Opera at Covent Garden, La Scala, Vienna and the Met since 1945 (2003)Given the continuing media interest in the aftermath of the escape and its attendant publicity their caution was to some extent understandable. Coyle, Andrew & Stern, Vivien The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Most satisfying is the potential for ruining a parking attendant's day. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Once inside, you have to hand over your handbag to a cloakroom attendant. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The attendant dangers are urinary problems, infections, infertility and complications in childbirth. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In the Sixties, your car was filled by a pump attendant. The Sun (2013)He was forced into circus races against horses and worked as a playground janitor and petrol pump attendant before filing for bankruptcy and moving into PR. Times, Sunday Times (2015)

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Translations for 'attendant'

British English: attendant NOUN
An attendant is someone whose job is to serve people in a public place.
He was working as a car-park attendant.
  • American English: attendant
  • Brazilian Portuguese: servidor
  • Chinese: > 服务员加油站或停车场的
  • European Spanish: encargado
  • French: préposé
  • German: Aufseher
  • Italian: custode
  • Japanese: 係員
  • Korean: 안내원
  • European Portuguese: atendedor
  • Spanish: encargado


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