Definition of designer in English:

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Pronunciation: /dɪˈzʌɪnə/


1A person who plans the look or workings of something prior to it being made, by preparing drawings or plans: a leading car designer
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  • Fashion designers are asking for similar protection for clothing designs for three years.
  • How did the son of a farmer from Aberdeenshire become one of the most fêted fashion designers in the world?
  • We are professional graphic designers who have dedicated our lives to design, not politics.
1.1 [as modifier] Made by a famous and prestigious fashion designer: designer clothes
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  • We were never really respected by the fashion press as a designer label.
  • What is the point of expensive designer labels when the only person that gets to see that new outfit is you?
  • I think men are much more aware of designer labels and fashion trends than they were even a year ago.
1.2 [as modifier] Fashionable: designer food
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  • It is a designer church - modern packaging reinforcing a message styled as very traditional.
  • He took, supposedly or allegedly, this designer steroid that helped him run faster.
  • Detecting successive generations of designer steroids will require a different type of sleuthing.

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