Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which braids; specifically, an attachment to a sewing-machine for guiding a braid which is to be sewed on or into the work.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun One who, or that which, braids.

Etymologies

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braid +‎ -er

Examples

  • Unzipped (1995) "I am up to my neck in hay … Hay comes before Chanel" Chanel braider and 75-year-old farmer Madame Pouzieux when confronted with Chanel's latest order.

    Valentino – The Last Emperor, a gold mine of snappy lines

  • It makes sense that hairdressers, who often work with potentially dangerous chemicals, should be licensed, but even the most incompetent braider can't really do much harm.

    Is That Legal?: Lawmaking, Seen Clearly

  • Their kind, capable grandmother — a baker of pies, a braider of hair — is old.

    The Minister's Tale

  • Their kind, capable grandmother — a baker of pies, a braider of hair — is old.

    The Minister's Tale

  • Along the way, she brutally attacked her very own foul-mouthed sister the licensed hair braider Amanda Case, in a fit of jealousy with a candlestick in the conservatory.

    Archive 2006-12-24

  • Along the way, she brutally attacked her very own foul-mouthed sister the licensed hair braider Amanda Case, in a fit of jealousy with a candlestick in the conservatory.

    HH Com 578

  • Their kind, capable grandmother — a baker of pies, a braider of hair — is old.

    The Minister's Tale

  • Along the way, she brutally attacked her very own foul-mouthed sister the licensed hair braider Amanda Case, in a fit of jealousy with a candlestick in the conservatory.

    12/24/2006 - 12/31/2006

  • Isabel asked for the best French braider, and the receptionist said coolly, “They all do that.”

    Isabel’s Bed

  • Isabel asked for the best French braider, and the receptionist said coolly, “They all do that.”

    Isabel’s Bed

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