- a retailer of clothing.
- a person who makes or sells cloth.
Origin of clothier
Related Words for clothierdressmaker, outfitter, clothier, costumier, couturier, tailor, costumer, seamstress
Examples from the Web for clothier
Contemporary Examples of clothier
At Walmart, which is many peoples' grocer, clothier, and auto supply shop, long lines would cost them a lot of business.Why Can’t Walmart Be More Like Costco?
November 26, 2012
Historical Examples of clothier
He was the son of a clothier in humble circumstances, at Romsey, in Hampshire, where he was born in 1623.Self-Help
He was certainly a Kentish man, and probably the son of a London clothier.A History of English Literature
It is said that in 1713, there was but one clothier in the colony.
I know the rascals: my barber, clothier, and linen-draper dispose of my estate!The History of John Bull
He waited with equanimity until his father could take him to the clothier's.On the Stairs
Henry B. Fuller
- a person who makes, sells, or deals in clothes or cloth