seamster

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noun seam·ster \ˈsēm(p)-stər also ˈsem(p)-\

Definition of seamster

  1. :  a person employed at sewing; especially :  tailor

Examples of seamster in a sentence

  1. <a talented seamster who dreams of launching his own clothing line>

Origin and Etymology of seamster

Middle English semester, semster, from Old English sēamestre seamstress, tailor, from sēam seam


First Known Use: before 12th century


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