[ gon-dl-eer ]
/ ˌgɒn dlˈɪər /


a person who rows or poles a gondola.


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Origin of gondolier

From the Italian word gondoliere, dating back to 1595–1605. See gondola, -ier2
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British Dictionary definitions for gondolier

/ (ˌɡɒndəˈlɪə) /


a man who propels a gondola
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