bricklayer

noun brick·lay·er \ ˈbrik-ˌlā-ər , -ˌler \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of bricklayer

: a person who lays brick

bricklaying

play \-ˌlā-iŋ\ noun

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First Known Use of bricklayer

15th century


BRICKLAYER Defined for English Language Learners

bricklayer

noun

Definition of bricklayer for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to build things with bricks


BRICKLAYER Defined for Kids

bricklayer

noun brick·lay·er \ ˈbrik-ˌlā-ər \

Definition of bricklayer for Students

: a person who builds or paves with bricks


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