Definition of gondolier
: one who propels a Venetian gondola
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Stuart Montaldo might look like a landlocked gondolier gliding along bike paths on an extra-long skateboard, leaving bewildered cyclists and joggers in his dust.
Visitors can glide from one end to the other aboard gondolas — yes, with singing gondoliers.
In 1964, a NASA probe took the first pictures of the planet's surface, shattering Lowell's visions of Martian gondoliers.
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Definition of gondolier for English Language Learners
: a person who operates a gondola (sense 1)
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