clothier

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noun cloth·ier \ˈklōth-yər, ˈklō-thē-ər\

Definition of clothier

  1. :  one who makes or sells clothing

Origin and Etymology of clothier

Middle English, alteration of clother, from cloth


First Known Use: 14th century


CLOTHIER Defined for English Language Learners

clothier

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noun cloth·ier \ˈklōth-yər, ˈklō-thē-ər\

Definition of clothier for English Language Learners

  • : a person or business that makes or sells clothing


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