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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a woman who is the custodian of children;
[syn: nanny, nursemaid, nurse]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nursemaid \Nurse"maid`\, n. A girl or woman employed to attend and care for children. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

nursemaid n 1: a woman who is the custodian of children [syn: nanny, nursemaid, nurse]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

43 Moby Thesaurus words for "nursemaid": abigail, amah, au pair girl, ayah, betweenmaid, biddy, chambermaid, chaperon, companion, cook, dry nurse, duenna, femme de chambre, fille de chambre, gentlewoman, girl, governess, handmaid, handmaiden, hired girl, housemaid, kitchenmaid, lady-help, lady-in-waiting, live-in maid, live-out maid, maid, maidservant, mammy, nanny, nurse, nurserymaid, parlormaid, scullery maid, servant girl, servitress, sitter, soubrette, tweeny, upstairs maid, waiting maid, wench, wet nurse