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

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There is no better way to celebrate black love than securing your bond with an engagement ring created by a black jeweler. Nandi Howard, Essence, "Bridal Bliss: Check Out These Engagement Rings By Black-Owned Jewelry Brands," 17 July 2019 Their custom wedding rings were designed by celebrity jeweler Kyle Chan The Vanderpump Rules stars tied the knot in a romantic ceremony in the bride’s home state of Kentucky on Saturday surrounded by family, friends and of course, their costars. Colleen Kratofil,, "Jax Taylor’s Diamond Wedding Band Features a Special Tribute to His Late Father," 1 July 2019 Traders bid up shares in Tiffany & Co. after the luxury jeweler beat Wall Street’s profit forecasts for the first quarter. Washington Post, "Dow jumps over 500 points amid hopes of Fed rate cut," 4 June 2019 Get valuable jewelry checked regularly by a reputable jeweler to make sure the stones are in good shape and the settings are secure. Lauren Smith, Good Housekeeping, "How to Clean Your Jewelry Like a Pro," 7 May 2019 Medrano was commissioned by the luxury jeweler to shoot a series of portraits featuring diverse subjects in their personal surroundings. Michaela Bechler, Vogue, "Kendall Jenner and Friends Celebrate Tiffany’s Latest Commission and Collection," 11 Feb. 2019 Shiny and New The bride’s engagement ring and wedding band were by the New York jeweler WWake. New York Times, "A Near-Death Experience Led Them to the Altar," 22 June 2018 Three versions of this pin were made in the mid-1930s by a famous Parisian jeweler. Moira Hodgson, WSJ, "‘Diving for Starfish’ Review: The Affair L’Étoile de Mer," 22 Mar. 2018 The precious metals trading company serves coin and metal dealers, mines, jewelers, and central banks on six continents. Fortune, "A-Mark Precious Metals," 1 July 2019

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First Known Use of jeweler

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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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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