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interior designer

a person whose profession is the execution of interior design.
Also called interior decorator.
Origin of interior designer
First recorded in 1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • It is as though you set an interior decorator to run a livery stable and expected him to make it attractive.

    Europe Revised Irvin S. Cobb
  • “And it would help Dick to his college education and Betty to realize her ambition to become an interior decorator,” added Sim.

  • Only the dressmaker and the interior decorator can do things for them, as we see in the case of Kitty Gordon.

    Adventures in the Arts Marsden Hartley
  • In France and other European countries, an interior decorator has to have a certificate.

    Polly and Her Friends Abroad Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  • I said that Mr. Ashby was an interior decorator who helped Polly and me a lot, and that Mr. Fabian was our teacher.

    Polly and Her Friends Abroad Lillian Elizabeth Roy
  • Art, Nature and books will all help the interior decorator in the matter of color adjustment.

  • Soon an interior decorator was busy garnishing the nine-room two-bath apartment, with brand-new highly polished furniture.

    Dust of New York Konrad Bercovici
  • Under such circumstances, too, an interior decorator is helpful; but don't dump your problem in her lap and take a trip somewhere.

    If You're Going to Live in the Country Thomas H. Ormsbee and Richmond Huntley
British Dictionary definitions for interior decorator

interior decorator

Also called interior designer. a person whose profession is the planning of the decoration and furnishings of the interior of houses, shops, etc
a person whose profession is the painting and wallpapering of houses
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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