cabinetmaker

[ kab-uh-nit-mey-ker ]
/ ˈkæb ə nɪtˌmeɪ kər /
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noun

a person who makes fine furniture and other woodwork.

Origin of cabinetmaker

First recorded in 1675–85; cabinet + maker
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British Dictionary definitions for cabinet-maker

cabinet-maker


noun

a craftsman specializing in the making of fine furniture
Derived Formscabinet-making, noun
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Word Origin and History for cabinet-maker

cabinet-maker


n.

1680s, from cabinet + maker.

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