Definition of designer in English:


Syllabification: de·sign·er
Pronunciation: /dəˈzīnər


  • 1A person who plans the form, look, or workings of something before its being made or built, typically by drawing it in detail: he’s one of the world’s leading car designers
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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 or having the expensive sophistication of a famous and prestigious fashion designer: a designer label
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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] Upscale and 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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