servant collocates

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nikkieli

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Bulgaria, Bulgarian
Hi,

In a movie "I do, but I don't" starring Denise Richardson I heard a sentence and I seem to have forgotten the word that collocates with 'servant'. The sentence was, more or less the following:

"And don't treat me like I was your ....... servant".
It was neither 'humble', nor 'obedient', it was a word one wouldn't encounter in everyday speech, but when I googled it, it was on the wikipedia. The word contained 3 syllables, for what I remember.
Thank you
 
  • Loob

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    English UK
    It could be almost anything, nikkieli, including a swear-word. (Indeed, I'd say a swear-word's quite likely.)

    You'll have to get the DVD and listen again;)
     
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