stonecutter

noun stone·cut·ter \ -ˌkə-tər \
Updated on: 6 Jan 2018

Definition of stonecutter

1 : one that cuts, carves, or dresses stone
2 : a machine for dressing stone

stonecutting

play \-ˌkə-tiŋ\ noun

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First Known Use of stonecutter

1540


STONECUTTER Defined for English Language Learners

stonecutter

noun

Definition of stonecutter for English Language Learners

  • : a person who cuts or carves stone



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