embroideress

noun
em·​broi·​der·​ess | \ -d(ə)rə̇s \
plural -es

Definition of embroideress

: a woman who embroiders especially : one whose work is doing embroidery … the inspired Parisian embroideress Madame Brossin de Méré, … — Hamish Bowles, Vogue, April 1995

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Learn More About embroideress

Dictionary Entries Near embroideress

embroidered

embroideress

embroidery

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for embroideress

Cite this Entry

“Embroideress.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/embroideress. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Food

  • a-light
  • Name these cookies!
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!