Sentence examples of "maid" in English

The maid is confined to her bed. La bonne garde le lit.
The maid came in bearing a cake. La soubrette est entrée portant un gâteau.
I had a part-time job as a hotel maid, but I didn't like it very much. J'avais un emploi à temps partiel comme femme de chambre dans un hôtel, mais je n'aimais pas beaucoup ça.
The chariest maid is prodigal enough if she unmask her beauty to the moon. La vierge la plus ménagère d'elle-même est déjà assez prodigue si elle démasque sa beauté aux regards de la lune.
Nowadays few people can afford to employ a maid. De nos jours, peu de gens peuvent se permettre d'employer une bonne.
Tom asked Mary to dress like a French maid. Tom demanda à Marie de s'habiller en soubrette.
The maid was dead tired of her household chores. La bonne était excédée de ses travaux ménagers.
The love of a young maiden is a poem. The love of an old maid is philosophy. L'amour d'une jeune fille est un poème. L'amour d'une femme mûre est de la philosophie.
Examples of word usage in different contexts are provided solely for linguistic purposes, i.e. to study word usage in a sentence in one language and how they can be translated into another. All samples are automatically collected from a variety of publicly available open sources using bilingual search technologies.
If you find a spelling, punctuation or any other error in the original or translation, use the "Report a problem" option or write to us.

In this section, you can see how words and expressions are used in different contexts using examples of translations made by professionals. The Contexts section will help you learn English, German, Spanish and other languages. Here you can find examples with phrasal verbs and idioms in texts that vary in style and theme. Examples can be sorted by translations and topics.

Learn foreign languages, see the translation of millions of words and expressions, and use them in your e-mail communication.