Synonyms of servant in English:


See definition of servant


1‘an army of servants were cleaning the hall after the previous night's banquet’


attendant, retainer

domestic help, domestic worker, domestic, help, cleaner, cleaning lady, cleaning woman, helper

lackey, flunkey, minion

maid, housemaid, maidservant, lady's maid, handmaid, parlour maid, scullery maid, serving maid, girl, maid-of-all-work

footman, page, page boy, valet, butler, man, gentleman's gentleman, batman, manservant, houseman, houseboy, boy

housekeeper, steward, major domo

coachman, postilion, equerry

menial, drudge, hireling, slave, galley slave

North American hired help


Indian bearer, chokra, amah, bai

British dated charwoman, charlady, char, boots

South African historical jong

British informal Mrs Mop, daily woman, daily, skivvy

British scout, bedder, gyp

archaic seneschal, abigail, servitor, scullion, tweeny, servingman, servingwoman, serving wench, turnspit, varlet, vassal, serf

rare famulus


master, mistress

2‘he was a great servant of the Labour Party’


helper, supporter, follower