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Definition of "serving-man" [serving-man]

  • A male servant; a menial. (noun)
  • A professed lover. See servant, 4. (noun)

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "serving-man" in a sentence
  • "He had been out with his serving-man in the morning at Ross, and he had told the man that he must hurry, as he had an appointment of importance to keep at three."
  • "“The mercy of Heaven forbid!” said the old serving-man, turning as pal as the table-cloth which he was folding up."
  • "He that is hanged in May will eat no flaunes [footnote: Pancakes] in midsummer — so there is the moan made for the old serving-man."