courturier

n.

1899, "male dressmaker or fashion designer," from French couture "sewing, dressmaking" (see couture). Couturière "dressmaker" is from 1818.


Nearby words

  1. courtrai,
  2. courtroom,
  3. courtship,
  4. courtship display,
  5. courtside,
  6. courtyard,
  7. couru,
  8. couscous,
  9. cousin,
  10. cousin jack

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper