- a person who tunes pianos and sometimes other keyboard instruments.
Origin of piano tuner
First recorded in 1855–60
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Examples from the Web for piano tuner
"No, I never heard of you before," replied the piano-tuner, stolidly.
He had paid no attention to the piano-tuner's tone and look.
Then Naomi herself stole with soft, bold steps to the piano-tuner's door.
"It's a pity you haven't a manager whom you can respect and like," the piano-tuner remarked.
"Who—she—is," repeated the piano-tuner, talking aloud to himself.