Learn how to say Stewards correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word steward:
1a person employed to look after the passengers on a ship, aircraft, or train.
2a person responsible for supplies of food to a college, club, or other institution.
3an official appointed to supervise arrangements or keep order at a large public event, for example a race, match, or demonstration.
4short for shop steward.
5a person employed to manage another’s property, especially a large house or estate.
British, chiefly historical an officer of the royal household, especially an administrator of Crown estates:
Chief Steward of the Duchy of Lancaster
a person whose responsibility it is to take care of something:
farmers pride themselves on being stewards of the countryside
1(of an official) supervise arrangements or keep order at (a large public event):
the event was organized and stewarded properly
2manage or look after (another’s property):
security is found in reparticipating in community and stewarding nature
Old English stīweard, from stig (probably in the sense ‘house, hall’) + weard ‘ward’. The verb dates from the early 17th century