cut·​ler | \ ˈkət-lər How to pronounce cutler (audio) \

Definition of cutler

: one who makes, deals in, or repairs cutlery

Examples of cutler in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This triumph of the cutler’s art has 19 tools and 31 functions. David E. Petzal, Field & Stream, "The 4 Best Folding Knives Ever," 18 Sep. 2020 Randall Model 3 Founded in 1937, Randall Made Knives is the largest and most famous custom cutler in the world. David E. Petzal, Field & Stream, "The Best 25 Knives Ever Made," 16 Feb. 2019 In Sheffield, for centuries the center of British scissors making, the contemporary cutler and corset maker Grace Horne makes scissors both classic and fanciful, among them a set of murderous blades in tribute to this double role. Hettie Judah, New York Times, "How Elegant, How Lethal," 15 Feb. 2018 Why does jay cutler have a job but not Colin Kaepernick? Sam Mellinger, kansascity, "Mellinger Minutes: Chiefs game, Royals’ chances, Colin Kaepernick, politics, KU, K-State and Mizzou," 15 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of cutler

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cutler

Middle English, from Anglo-French cuteler, from Late Latin cultellarius, from Latin cultellus

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“Cutler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 May. 2021.

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