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 So, the North Carolinian had a jeweler solder both of their wedding rings and create a necklace. Meghan Overdeep, Southern Living, "Single Dad Reunited with Late Wife’s Wedding Ring After Losing It on Vacation in Myrtle Beach," 1 Aug. 2019 Queen Bey also attended the event decked out in Lorraine Schwartz diamonds, pairing the jeweler's earrings and rings with a glorious custom Cong Tri gown. Chelsey Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Duchess Meghan Made an Elegant Update to Her Go-To Earrings," 16 July 2019 Trudeau uses a special air filtration system to clear the air, and Downey sometimes uses a jeweler’s loop to examine the tiny orange mushroomlike tendrils growing from the buds. Robert Mccoppin,, "Online marijuana reviewers expect rush of newcomers when recreational pot becomes legal in Illinois on Jan. 1," 12 July 2019 But the band’s employing them extremely well, piecing them together with a jeweler’s eye. Spencer Kornhaber, The Atlantic, "Hot Chip Hones the Meaning of ‘Ecstasy’," 25 June 2019 Inside, stairway wraps mimicked dripping paint – in the jeweler’s signature color, of course. The Cut, "Why “Tiffany Blue” Was All Over Instagram This Month," 18 May 2018 Blacks go deep, serving as a kind of velvety jeweler's cloth, strewn with a pseudo-casual array of shiny, sparkly objects. Leah Ollman,, "Glitz, glamor, shine and sparkle: the dazzling photomontages of Fay Ray," 24 Apr. 2018 Look for potters, weavers, glassblowers, woodworkers, and jewelers, among others., "Native American Festival and Basketmakers Market," 14 June 2016 But Sandler, as a New York jeweler with a rare black opal, no impulse control, and a lot of very bad men after him, is fantastic, and so is the score, by Daniel Lopatin. Joey Nolfi,, "Judy, Uncut Gems, Ford v Ferrari reviews stoke Oscar fire at Telluride," 31 Aug. 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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