- a person who makes or repairs clocks.
Origin of clockmaker
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Examples from the Web for clockmaker
So far, and waiving their use to himself, a clockmaker could have made a better pair.Little Dorrit
I had taken the author of the 'Book-hunter' for the author of the 'Clockmaker'!The Book-Hunter</p>
John Hill Burton
As we approached the inn at Amherst, the Clockmaker grew uneasy.
"But my old ideas are not cheap ones," objected the clockmaker.Christopher and the Clockmakers</p>
Sara Ware Bassett
Thirty-two were seen on its frontage, the work of a Swiss clockmaker.Historic Paris
Jetta S. Wolff
- a person who makes or mends clocks, watches, etc
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