decorator

[ dek-uh-rey-ter ]
/ ˈdɛk əˌreɪ tər /

noun

adjective

harmonizing with or suitable for a scheme of interior decoration: appliances in decorator colors.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. decoration,
  2. decoration day,
  3. decorative,
  4. decorative art,
  5. decorative arts,
  6. decorous,
  7. decorously,
  8. decorticate,
  9. decortication,
  10. decorum

Origin of decorator

First recorded in 1745–55; decorate + -or2

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British Dictionary definitions for decorator

decorator

/ (ˈdɛkəˌreɪtə) /

noun

British a person whose profession is the painting and wallpapering of buildings
a person who decorates
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Word Origin and History for decorator

decorator

n.

1755, agent noun in Latin form from decorate.

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