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See definition of menials on Dictionary.com
  • as ininferior
  • as innobody/nonentity
  • as inservant
  • as inslave
  • as innobody
  • as indrudge

synonyms for menials

  • adherent
  • attendant
  • auxiliary
  • deputy
  • disciple
  • follower
  • hanger-on
  • hireling
  • junior
  • menial
  • minion
  • minor
  • peon
  • satellite
  • subaltern
  • subject
  • subordinate
  • sycophant
  • underling
  • second banana
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antonyms for menials

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  • boss
  • chief
  • leader
  • manager
  • master
  • superior
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How to use menials in a sentence

She went home despising in her heart both lords and menials, and dreaming, with new aspirations, of her Roman republic.
MADAME ROLAND, MAKERS OF HISTORYJOHN S. C. ABBOTT
But no one came save menials, out of whose sight the poor bruised mother would fain have kept herself.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
Obsequious menials might even set the dogs at him, or trump up a charge against him and put him in jail.
THE LIFE OF THOMAS WANLESS, PEASANTALEXANDER JOHNSTONE WILSON
Several of her menials simultaneously appeared out of invisibility, and one of them hurried obsequiously towards him.
THE REGENTE. ARNOLD BENNETT
He waved his arm, and the menials shrank back at his tread, stalked across the inhospitable hall, and vanished.
NIGHT AND MORNING, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
French nobles lost their prestige for having had, during two centuries, the feelings of menials.
BOUVARD AND PCUCHET, PART 2GUSTAVE FLAUBERT
These gentlemen, however, had proved to have their habitat behind corps of more or less impertinent menials.
THIRTYHOWARD VINCENT O'BRIEN
Vicarious consumption by dependents bearing the insignia of their patron or master narrows down to a corps of liveried menials.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
He was kotowing before the menials of China, not its empress.
THE PACIFIC TRIANGLESYDNEY GREENBIE
From the hired menials of your palace, lady, to be confided to those who will serve your person from a nobler motive.
THE BRAVOJ. FENIMORE COOPER
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