steward /ˈstuːwɚd/ Brit /ˈstjuːwəd/ noun
plural stewards
/ˈstuːwɚd/ Brit /ˈstjuːwəd/
plural stewards
Learner's definition of STEWARD
: a person and especially a man whose job is to serve meals and take care of passengers on a train, airplane, or ship compare flight attendant
: someone who protects or is responsible for money, property, etc.
: a person whose job is to manage the land and property of another person
called also (British) bailiff
chiefly British : someone who is in charge of a race, contest, or other public event
see also shop steward, wine steward