couturier

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noun cou·tu·ri·er \kü-ˈtu̇r-ē-ər, -ē-ˌā\

Definition of couturier

  1. :  an establishment engaged in couture; also :  the proprietor of or designer for such an establishment

Origin and Etymology of couturier

French, dressmaker, from Old French cousturier tailor's assistant, from cousture


First Known Use: 1899


COUTURIER Defined for English Language Learners

couturier

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noun cou·tu·ri·er \kü-ˈtu̇r-ē-ər, -ē-ˌā\

Definition of couturier for English Language Learners

  • : a person or business that designs and makes clothes for women



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