a person who manages another’s property or financial affairs; one who administers anything as the agent of another or others.
a person who has charge of the household of another, buying or obtaining food, directing the servants, etc.
an employee who has charge of the table, wine, servants, etc., in a club, restaurant, or the like.
a person who attends to the domestic concerns of persons on board a vessel, as in overseeing maids and waiters.
an employee on a ship, train, or bus who waits on and is responsible for the comfort of passengers, takes orders for or distributes food, etc.
a flight attendant.
a person appointed by an organization or group to supervise the affairs of that group at certain functions.
U.S. Navy. a petty officer in charge of officer’s quarters and mess.
verb (used with object)
to act as steward of; manage.
verb (used without object)
to act or serve as steward.
a person who administers the property, house, finances, etc, of another
a person who manages the eating arrangements, staff, or service at a club, hotel, etc
a person who attends to passengers on an aircraft, ship or train
a mess attendant in a naval mess afloat or ashore
a person who helps to supervise some event or proceedings in an official capacity
short for shop steward
to act or serve as a steward (of something)
noun 1. Also, Stuart. Darnley, Lord Henry. 2. Dugald [doo-guh ld,, dyoo-] /ˈdu gəld,, ˈdyu-/ (Show IPA), 1753–1828, Scottish philosopher. 3. James Maitland (“Jimmy”) 1908–97, U.S. actor. 4. Potter, 1915–85, U.S. jurist: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1958–81. 5. a river in central Yukon Territory, Canada, flowing from the Mackenzie Mountains W to […]
- Stewart-holmes sign
Stewart-Holmes sign Stew·art-Holmes sign (stōō’ərt-, styōō’-) n. A sign that occurs in conditions of cerebellar deficit in which the individual is unable to check a movement when passive resistance is suddenly released. Also called rebound phenomenon.
noun 1. one of the islands of New Zealand, S of South Island. 670 sq. mi. (1735 sq. km). Stewart Island noun 1. the third largest island of New Zealand, in the SW Pacific off the S tip of South Island. Pop: 387 (2001). Area: 1735 sq km (670 sq miles)
- Stewart-treves syndrome
Stewart-Treves syndrome (-trēvz’) n. Lymphangiosarcoma arising in an arm affected by postmastectomy lymphedema.