Definition of gas fitter in English:

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gas fitter

noun

British
A person trained to connect, disconnect, and service gas fittings and appliances.
Example sentences
  • A rogue gas fitter was given a community service order yesterday after he pleaded guilty to carrying out work when he had been banned by the Health and Safety Executive.
  • The Sheffield-born son of a civil servant, he became a boiler-suited apprentice gas fitter by day and turned into Vance Arnold of the Avengers in a cool-dude at night playing rough city pubs.
  • Born the son of a scaffolder and housewife in the Springburn area of Glasgow, he left St Mungo's Academy at 15 without even one O-level and became an apprentice gas fitter in Govan.

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Syllabification: gas fit·ter

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