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decorator

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noun dec·o·ra·tor \ˈde-kə-ˌrā-tər\

Simple Definition of decorator

  • : a person who decorates something especially as a job

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of decorator

  1. :  one that decorates; especially :  one that designs or executes interiors and their furnishings

Examples of decorator in a sentence

  1. They hired a decorator to redesign their dining room.



Circa 1755

First Known Use of decorator

circa 1755


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decorator

adjective dec·o·ra·tor

Definition of decorator

  1. :  suitable for interior decoration <decorator fabrics>



1950

First Known Use of decorator

1950

Rhymes with decorator

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DECORATOR Defined for Kids

decorator

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noun dec·o·ra·tor \ˈde-kə-ˌrā-tər\

Definition of decorator for Students

  1. :  a person who decorates especially the rooms of houses




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