jew·​el·​er | \ ˈjü-ə-lər How to pronounce jeweler (audio) , ˈjü-lər also ˈju̇-lər \
variants: or jeweller

Definition of jeweler

1 : one who makes or repairs jewelry
2 : one who deals in jewelry, precious stones, watches, and usually silverware and china

Examples of jeweler in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web New York City adventure, this time through the eyes of jeweler and compulsive gambler Howard Ratner, played to perfection by Adam Sandler in what many consider a career-best performance. Ben Flanagan |, al, 3 July 2021 Just ask Grammy Award-winning singer Melanie Fiona and jeweler and founder of Melanie Marie, Melanie White, who came together for a bracelet collection honoring the magic of being a mama. Blake Newby, Essence, 30 Apr. 2021 Barot writes with the precision of a jeweler and the scope of a space traveler. Los Angeles Times, 25 Mar. 2021 Best Iconic Cuff Design Sicilian aristocrat Duke Fulco di Verdura was a close friend and personal jeweler to Coco Chanel in the 1930s. The Editors, Town & Country, 19 Oct. 2020 The jeweler has become the designer the NBA’s most glamorous teams seek out after winning the sport’s biggest prize. Bryan Hood, Robb Report, 17 May 2021 Wal-Mart and Kroger stayed open, while the local jeweler had to close. From Usa Today Network And Wire Reports, USA TODAY, 13 May 2021 Wal-Mart and Kroger remained open while the local jeweler had to close. Jessie Balmert, The Enquirer, 12 May 2021 According to court documents, the jeweler owes nearly $4 million to a business for watches that were never delivered, as first reported by Matt Dougherty at KHOU. Shelby Stewart, Chron, 7 May 2021

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First Known Use of jeweler

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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24 Jul 2021

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“Jeweler.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of jeweler

: a person who makes, repairs, or sells jewelry and watches


variants: or jeweller \ ˈjü-​ə-​lər \

Kids Definition of jeweler

: a person who makes or buys and sells jewelry and related articles (as silverware)

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