glassmaker

noun

glass·​mak·​er ˈglas-ˌmā-kər How to pronounce glassmaker (audio)
: one that makes glass
glassmaking noun

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The unrivaled glassmaker has forever shattered all expectations of his medium. Samantha Baskind, Smithsonian Magazine, 23 Nov. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 All the binoculars listed here share the same BaK-4 prism design, which is a glass designation used by the German glassmaker Schott AG. Scott Gilbertson, WIRED, 22 Aug. 2022 Schott AG, a big German specialty glassmaker, is investing €40 million, equivalent to $39.9 million, in a new plant in Turkey. William Boston, WSJ, 27 Aug. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1576, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of glassmaker was in 1576

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Cite this Entry

“Glassmaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glassmaker. Accessed 7 Dec. 2022.

Kids Definition

glassmaker

noun
glass·​mak·​er -ˌmā-kər How to pronounce glassmaker (audio)
: a person who makes glass
glassmaking noun
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