Amy’s a waitperson!


Hurrah!  Amy got a job at the Dakota Hotel in South Queensferry as a waitperson.

I wouldn’t want to prejudice her fledgling career by making comment on her job title.

So shall I leave it to you lot instead?

I mean.  It exists as a word.  See…

wait·per·son (wāt′pʉr′sən)


a person who waits on tables, as in a restaurant; waiter or waitress

Or try this one from



a waiter or waitress.

wait(er) or wait(ress) + -person