perfumer

noun

per·​fum·​er pər-ˈfyü-mər How to pronounce perfumer (audio)
pə-,
ˈpər-ˌfyü-
: one that makes or sells perfumes

Examples of perfumer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Louis Vuitton’s creative director Pharrell Williams and master perfumer Jacques Cavallier Belletrud collaborated on the brand’s latest fragrance, which has a poetic response to the question. India Espy-Jones, Essence, 18 June 2024 The war caused a shortage of the perfume, as the perfumer, Ernest Beaux, could not grow the flowers to make the formula. Carrie Wittmer, Vulture, 28 Feb. 2024 Balenciaga joins a growing list of luxury brands expanding at SouthPark mall including Swiss shoe and apparel retailer Bally and French perfumer Diptyque. Catherine Muccigrosso, Charlotte Observer, 5 June 2024 The even harder task is narrowing down which of its summery scents to include, since the company and its master perfumer Jacques Cavallier Belletrude have built an entire roster around the season (and have even retired some scents to keep the offering well-edited). Adam Hurly, Robb Report, 16 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for perfumer 

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Word History

First Known Use

1564, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of perfumer was in 1564

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“Perfumer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/perfumer. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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