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decorator

[dek-uh-rey-ter]
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noun
  1. interior designer.
  2. a person who decorates.
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adjective
  1. harmonizing with or suitable for a scheme of interior decoration: appliances in decorator colors.
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Origin of decorator

First recorded in 1745–55; decorate + -or2
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Related Words for decorator

decorator, couturier, couturiere

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British Dictionary definitions for decorator

decorator

noun
  1. British a person whose profession is the painting and wallpapering of buildings
  2. a person who decorates
  3. See interior decorator (def. 1)
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Word Origin and History for decorator

n.

1755, agent noun in Latin form from decorate.

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