- 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
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
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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