Definition of tinsmith in English:

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tinsmith

Pronunciation: /ˈtinsmiTH/

noun

A person who makes or repairs articles of tin or tinplate.
Example sentences
  • The cloth-bound compilation shows turners, coppersmiths, tinsmiths, gun fitters, engine fitters and radio mechanics hard at work, including a large number of women training as fitters, turners and welders.
  • Some dealt in food but there were also tailors, shoemakers, glove-makers (including Shakespeare's father), wheelwrights, carpenters, blacksmiths, tinsmiths, and many more.
  • Workers in this informal sector include tinsmiths, seamstresses, bakers, carpenters, and peddlers.

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Syllabification: tin·smith

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