Definition of jeweller in English:

jeweller

Line breaks: jew¦el|ler
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒuːələ
 
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(US jeweler)

noun

  • A person or company that makes or sells jewels or jewellery: he is managing director of Britain’s biggest jeweller
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    • In 1736 Calderwood married Elinor Streeter, widow of the jeweller and lapidary William Streeter.
    • There have been complaints from Madurai about lack of assured purity in gold jewels sold by some jewellers.
    • A Sligo jeweller has agreed to sell up to 2,000 pieces of jewellery over the next year that will raise money for Concern.
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Origin

Middle English: from Old French juelier, from joel (see jewel).

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