Definition of "stewardess" [stew•ard•ess]

  • A woman flight attendant. See Usage Note at -ess. (noun)

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Use "stewardess" in a sentence
  • "Life on Mars (“Coffee, Tea or Annie”) – Slain stewardess turns out to be the spitting image of Annie, so she goes undercover to find the murderer."
  • "I called the stewardess and asked for another Coke."
  • "Here he was, spending money he might never get back to give her a chance, and she called the stewardess because he kissed her!"