Definition of silversmith in English:

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silversmith

Pronunciation: /ˈsɪlvəsmɪθ/

noun

A person who makes silver articles.
Example sentences
  • He discussed silversmiths and silver and gold beating… and the tools of these craftsmen, their technical vocabulary, what raw materials they used, and finally he returned to the salt cellar.
  • There were certainly fine examples available at this time, and as early as 1680 the English silversmiths were producing rectangular canisters engraved with sophisticated designs.
  • Many of them were skilled artisans, such as silversmiths, masons, milliners, cobblers, singers and tailors.

Derivatives

silversmithing

noun
Example sentences
  • The latter include a grouping of Dutch silversmithing and gilding examples; sophisticated furniture; and luxurious glass objects, ceramics, textiles and mother-of-pearl.
  • For most of my early life, I worked as a silversmith and lectured at Glasgow School of Art in silversmithing and jewellery.
  • He has also worked with silversmithing and painting in water media.

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