Definition of matranee in English:

matranee

(also mehtarani)

noun

Indian English
  • A female house-sweeper; a female servant engaged to perform the most menial tasks in a household.

Origin

Late 18th century. From Urdu mehtrānī female sweeper from mehtar + -ānī, feminine suffix.

Pronunciation

matranee

/məˈtrɑːni/