gardener

noun gar·den·er \ ˈgär-də-nər , ˈgärd-nər \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of gardener

plural gardeners
: a person who gardens:
a : one employed to care for the gardens or grounds of a home, business concern, or other property
  • a professional gardener
  • …he wants to stay on the island and become a nursery gardener, like his grandfather …
  • —Edith Oliver
b : one who spends time cultivating plants and tending a garden for pleasure or recreation
  • Both she and her husband are avid gardeners.
  • The natural reaction of an average gardener to most insect and weed problems is to reach for the toxic stuff.
  • —Amy Stewart

First Known Use of gardener

14th century


GARDENER Defined for Kids

gardener

noun gar·den·er \ ˈgär-də-nər , ˈgärd-nər \

Definition of gardener for Students

: a person who works in a garden especially for pay

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