Scullion Definition

skŭlyən
scullions
noun
A servant who does the rough, dirty work in a kitchen.
Webster's New World

A servant of the lower classes.

Wiktionary

Alternative form of scallion.

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Other Word Forms of Scullion

Noun

Singular:
scullion
Plural:
scullions

Origin of Scullion

  • Middle English sculyon probably from Old French escouvillon dishcloth diminutive of escouve broom from Latin scōpa branches, broom

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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