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silversmith

[ sil-ver-smith ]
/ ˈsɪl vərˌsmɪθ /
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noun

a person whose occupation is making and repairing articles of silver.

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Origin of silversmith

before 1000; Middle English; Old English seolforsmith.See silver, smith

OTHER WORDS FROM silversmith

sil·ver·smith·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for silversmith

silversmith
/ (ˈsɪlvəˌsmɪθ) /

noun

a craftsman who makes or repairs articles of silver

Derived forms of silversmith

silversmithing, noun
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