joiner

noun join·er \ ˈjȯi-nər \
Updated on: 11 Apr 2018

Definition of joiner

: one that joins: such as
a : a person whose occupation is to construct articles by joining pieces of wood
b : a gregarious or civic-minded person who joins many organizations

Examples of joiner in a Sentence

  1. He's not a joiner. He prefers to do things by himself.

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First Known Use of joiner

14th century

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JOINER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of joiner for English Language Learners

  • : a person who joins many organizations

  • : a person whose job is to build things (such as door or window frames) by joining pieces of wood



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