Valet meaning

vă-lā, vălā, vălĭt
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An employee, as in a hotel or on a ship, who performs personal services for guests or passengers.
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To work as a valet.
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To serve (a person) as a valet.
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A man's male servant, who takes care of his clothes and performs other personal services.
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A person who parks and retrieves cars for patrons of restaurants, theaters, and other business establishments.
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Valet is defined as to work parking cars, to work at a hotel serving guests or to work as a special assistant to a man in order to take on the responsibility of managing his clothing and appearance.

An example of valet is to park cars for customers at a fancy restaurant.

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The definition of a valet is the personal employee of a man who tends to his clothing and personal needs, or a hotel employee that tends to the needs of guests, or a person who parks cars at a hotel or restaurant.

A special assistant to a man who helps him to keep his closet in order and to select outfits to wear is an example of a valet.

A hotel employee who carries luggage is an example of a valet.

The person who parks your car when you go to a fancy restaurant is an example of a valet.

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To act as a personal servant to; attend.
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A man's personal manservant who takes care of the man's clothes, helps him in dressing, etc.
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An employee, as of a hotel, who cleans or presses clothes, or performs other personal services.
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A rack for hanging coats, hats, a change of clothing, etc.
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Referring to any of various services, as one in a hotel for cleaning and pressing clothes.
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A man's personal male attendant, responsible for his clothes and appearance.
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A hotel employee performing such duties for guests.
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(professional wrestling) A female performer in professional wrestling, acting as either a manager or personal chaperone; often used to attract and titillate male members of the audience.
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A female chaperone who accompanies a man, and is usually not married to him.
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A person employed to clean or park cars.
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A wooden stand on which to hold clothes and accessories in preparation for dressing.
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A kind of goad or stick with an iron point.
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To clean and service (a car), as a valet does.
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Origin of valet

  • Middle English valette from Old French vaslet, valet servant, squire from Vulgar Latin vassellitus diminutive of *vassus vassal vassal

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

  • Borrowing from French valet

    From Wiktionary