Definition of shoemaker
: a person whose occupation is making or repairing shoes
Recent Examples of shoemaker from the Web
Their mother, a schoolteacher, and father, a shoemaker, likely fell into a crevice of the glacier, where their bodies were preserved.
A New York judge says Ivanka Trump must testify in a dispute with an Italian shoemaker over one of her company’s shoe designs, Friday, June 23, 2017 .
NEW YORK (AP) — Ivanka Trump must testify in a dispute with an Italian shoemaker over one of her company’s shoe designs, a judge said Friday.
Her father was a shoemaker and, later, a maintenance worker at Ciba-Geigy, while her mother was a homemaker and sometime seamstress.
Now, the shoemaker is back at his still-giant company, which has plans for expansion.
Old Sturbridge Village's tinners, blacksmiths and shoemakers will be at work, the gristmill and sawmill will be running and all dads get in free at on Sunday, June 18.
Old Sturbridge Village’s tinners, blacksmiths and shoemakers will be at work, the gristmill and sawmill will be running and all dads get in free at on Sunday, June 18.
The industrialization that originally displaced the local shoemaker has progressed to the point that an entire factory can fit back into a single storefront.
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First Known Use of shoemaker
Definition of Shoemaker
Eugene Merle 1928–1997 American planetary geologist
SHOEMAKER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of shoemaker for English Language Learners
: someone who makes or repairs shoes
SHOEMAKER Defined for Kids
Definition of shoemaker for Students
: a person who makes or repairs shoes
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