I really would rather be porter to the House than a lord-in-waiting.
In 1894 he was a lord-in-waiting, and from 1895 to 1900 was governor of Victoria.
The lord-in-waiting presents you to the King; and the lady-in-waiting does the same to her Majesty.
What should I have known or written had I been a quiet mercantile politician or a lord-in-waiting?
At dinner, the first lord-in-waiting took the head of the table; opposite to him, the chief Equerry-in-waiting.
Two small silver bars across his left shoulder showed that he was a lord-in-waiting.