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Meaning of WAITER

Pronunciation:  'weytur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a person whose occupation is to serve at table (as in a restaurant)
  2. [n]  a person who waits or awaits

WAITER is a 6 letter word that starts with W.


 Synonyms: server
 See Also: carhop, counterman, dining-room attendant, human, individual, lurcher, lurker, mortal, person, restaurant attendant, skulker, somebody, someone, sommelier, soul, waitress, wine steward, wine waiter



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Wait"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, waits; an attendant; a servant in
   attendance, esp. at table.

         The waiters stand in ranks; the yeomen cry, ``Make
         room,'' as if a duke were passing by. --Swift.

2. A vessel or tray on which something is carried, as dishes,
   etc.; a salver.

{Coast waiter}. See under {Coast}, n.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are a waiter, represents catering to the demands of others. It may also indicate that you feel you are waiting on somebody hand and foot. Dreaming that you are being served by a waiter means that you will be involved in many social gatherings involving friends or loved ones. Dreaming of an angry, slovenly waiter means a disruption and intrusion of offensive people into your life.