[ seem-ster or, esp. British, sem- ]
/ ˈsim stər or, esp. British, ˈsɛm- /


a person whose occupation is sewing; tailor.

Origin of seamster

before 1000; Middle English semster(e), Old English sǣmestre, sēamystre, feminine derivative of sēamere tailor; see seam, -ster Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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