The definition of a steward is an employee who is charge of the management of a very big house or a person who is responsible for the food and drink staff at a restaurant.
The definition of a steward is an employee who distributes food and drinks.(noun)
Steward is defined as to manage the affairs of a big household staff or the service employees who are serving food and wine.(verb)
An example of steward is to serve as the head butler in a mansion or an exclusive men's club.
See steward in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME stiward < OE stiweard < stig, enclosure, hall, sty + weard, keeper, ward
See steward in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English stigweard, stīward
Origin: : stig, stī, hall
Origin: + weard, keeper; see wer-3 in Indo-European roots.
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