- a person who makes shirts.
Origin of shirtmaker
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Examples from the Web for shirtmaker
Then he talked about his stable, his tailor and his shirtmaker.Sentimental Education, Volume II</p>
"It's the tailor, the bootmaker and the shirtmaker," said Dearborn.Fairfax and His Pride
Marie Van Vorst
How could they work together, seeing that she is a shirtmaker and he a cloakmaker.Yekl
There was always something or other to order at his tailor's or his shirtmaker's.War-time Silhouettes
The immense shirt seen in the illustration below was constructed for a shirtmaker at Sioux City, Iowa.