watchmaker

[ woch-mey-ker ]
/ ˈwɒtʃˌmeɪ kər /

noun

a person whose occupation it is to make and repair watches.

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Origin of watchmaker

First recorded in 1620–30; watch + maker

OTHER WORDS FROM watchmaker

watchmaking, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for watchmaker

watchmaker
/ (ˈwɒtʃˌmeɪkə) /

noun

a person who makes or mends watches

Derived forms of watchmaker

watchmaking, noun
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