scrap·​book·​er ˈskrap-ˌbu̇-kər How to pronounce scrapbooker (audio)
: a hobbyist who creates scrapbooks of photographs, clippings, journal entries, etc., typically as a way to preserve personal experiences and memories
scrapbooking noun

Examples of scrapbooker in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The walk from being a ‘zine maker to a scrapbooker is apparently a short one. Stephanie Zacharek, Time, 3 Mar. 2021 In late July, Gordon and a longtime scrapbooker named Victoria Calvin were added as well as several other women of color and a man. The Salt Lake Tribune, 5 Aug. 2020 Tazhiana Gordon describes herself as a messy, mixed-media kind of scrapbooker. The Salt Lake Tribune, 5 Aug. 2020 Long-time craft enthusiast and facilitator Becki Colton will guide scrapbookers in creating their own memory books, special occasion cards, and occasionally offer special projects for participants. Courant Community, 17 Apr. 2018

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Word History

First Known Use

1928, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of scrapbooker was in 1928

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Cite this Entry

“Scrapbooker.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Nov. 2023.

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