milliner

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noun mil·li·ner \ˈmi-lə-nər\

Definition of milliner

  1. :  a person who designs, makes, trims, or sells women's hats

Origin and Etymology of milliner

irregular from Milan, Italy; from the importation of women's finery from Italy in the 16th century


First Known Use: 1530


MILLINER Defined for English Language Learners

milliner

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noun mil·li·ner \ˈmi-lə-nər\

Definition of milliner for English Language Learners

  • : a person who designs, makes, or sells women's hats


MILLINER Defined for Kids

milliner

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noun mil·li·ner \ˈmi-lə-nər\

Definition of milliner for Students

  1. :  a person who makes, decorates, or sells women's hats


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