goldsmith

noun gold·smith \ ˈgōl(d)-ˌsmith \
|Updated on: 25 Jun 2018

Definition of goldsmith

: one who makes or deals in articles of gold

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First Known Use of goldsmith

before 12th century

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Goldsmith

biographical name Gold·smith \ ˈgōl(d)-ˌsmith \

Definition of Goldsmith

Oliver 1730–1774 British author

GOLDSMITH Defined for English Language Learners

goldsmith

Definition of goldsmith for English Language Learners

  • : a person who makes gold jewelry and other gold items


GOLDSMITH Defined for Kids

goldsmith

noun gold·smith \ ˈgōld-ˌsmith \

Definition of goldsmith for Students

: a person who makes or sells items of gold


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