gas fitter

noun

: a worker who installs or repairs gas pipes and appliances

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web One of them, Orbán’s childhood friend, Lőrinc Mészáros, a gas fitter and former village mayor, accumulated a marvelous fortune within a couple of years. Zsuzsanna Szelényi, The New Republic, 5 Apr. 2022 Swaths of local media were also bought up by Meszaros, an Orban ally who rose from working as a gas fitter to become a wealthy businessman and the mayor of the town where Orban was born, Felcsut. Edward Kiernan, CNN, 6 Apr. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of gas fitter was in 1849

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Cite this Entry

“Gas fitter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gas%20fitter. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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