job printer


a printer who does letterheads, invoices, announcements, and other miscellaneous work, as distinguished from one who works solely on books, periodicals, etc.

Origin of job printer

An Americanism dating back to 1830–40

Related forms

job printing, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for job printer

  • Compounds of maker, dealer, and other words denoting occupation are generally hyphenated; harness-maker, job-printer.

    Compound Words|Frederick W. Hamilton