from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. One who works or manufactures objects, especially utensils, in copper.
- n. A brightly colored bird (Megalaima haemacephala) of southeast Asia, characterized by its ringing metallic call.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person who forges things out of copper.
- n. Megalaima haemacephala, a South Asian bird with crimson forehead and throat, best known for its metronomic call that has been likened to a coppersmith striking metal with a hammer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. One whose occupation is to manufacture copper utensils; a worker in copper.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A worker in copper; one whose occupation is to manufacture copper utensils.
- n. A book-name of the tambagut.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who makes articles from copper
The green barbets also call spasmodically throughout the month, chiefly in the early morning and the late afternoon, but the only note uttered by the coppersmith is a soft _wow_.
The coppersmith is the most familiar member of the clan.
_tonk_, _tonk_, _tonk_ of the coppersmith, which is uttered so persistently in the day-time.
We find mention of Alexander (q.v.), a "coppersmith" of Ephesus
Upon graduation from high school in 1943, Barbara went to work as a coppersmith helper.
Isfahan's bazaar houses not just hundreds of stalls but offices, often hidden away, where the real business is done: the coppersmith hammering pots and pans may be working for a man engaged in the wholesale trade of copper wire and piping.
While he still went out, he had purchased of a coppersmith, for a few sous, a little copper crucifix which he had hung up on a nail opposite his bed.
So that it was the house which demolished the coppersmith.
Soon afterwards, in 1844, Milwaukee had a coppersmith and a brand new forty barrel kettle was created for Lake Brewery.
His technique improved the stability of the popular but fragile violets and purples this lichen produced. 1 Gordon, who was a merchant, and his brother, a coppersmith, formed a partnership to sell cudbear, supplying printers and dyers throughout Britain.
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