ce·​ra·​mist | \ sə-ˈra-mist How to pronounce ceramist (audio) , ˈser-ə- \
variants: or ceramicist \ sə-​ˈra-​mə-​sist How to pronounce ceramist (audio) \

Definition of ceramist

: one who makes ceramic products or works of art

Examples of ceramist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web That his character uses a ceramist’s kiln for evidence disposal does, somehow, seem like a concession to branding. WSJ, 1 Sep. 2022 In one course, cat’s tongues of sea urchin roe were placed on crisp nori chips and served on craggy platters made by ceramist Nicole Pilar. Soleil Ho, San Francisco Chronicle, 8 Aug. 2022 Our master ceramist, Jason Kim, is a true artist and his veneers are delicate and life like. Brooklyn White, Essence, 30 Apr. 2022 The thickness of a veneer is solely based on the artistic talents of the ceramist who makes them. Brooklyn White, Essence, 30 Apr. 2022 Today’s better looking veneers are totally based on the artistry of the ceramist and the dentist. Brooklyn White, Essence, 30 Apr. 2022 Berrow took up ceramics in early 2020 while on lockdown at her mother’s house in Dorset; her mother, Miranda, is also a ceramist, so Berrow availed herself of her earthenware, kiln and high-sheen glazes. New York Times, 16 Feb. 2022 So began the artist’s third chapter as a master ceramist. Christopher Bollen, Town & Country, 22 Feb. 2022 The neighboring studios are used by a ceramist, a glassworker and a letterpress, and there are chickens in the back. New York Times, 31 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of ceramist

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Ceramist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ceramist. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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