Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One that makes, repairs, or deals in jewelry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person whose job is making, repairing or selling jewelry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who makes, or deals in, jewels, precious stones, and similar ornaments.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who makes or deals in jewels and ornaments of precious metal.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone in the business of selling jewelry
  • n. someone who makes jewelry

Etymologies

From Anglo-Norman jueler, or Old French juelier (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • As Hastreiter — who introduced Muehling and Freeman 25 years ago, and to whom they each dedicate this book — explained to me, Muehling says his work as a jeweler is animated by “the idea of seeing a woman walk down the street, taking in the way she strides, and then noticing something catch and reflect a little sparkle of light as it naturally dangles from her ear and frames her face.”

    A Bit of Punctuation

  • If we find that a jeweler is cheating, whom can we approach for justice?

    Gold Jewelry: An Indian Q&A

  • Say that a jeweler is selling manufactured diamonds as natural diamonds.

    Matthew Yglesias » PEDs

  • Buried in jeweler's cotton she found a gold linked bracelet that fastened with a padlock in the shape of a heart.

    Just Patty

  • One man came along and showed me what he wanted from a big brand-name jeweler.

    Adding Jewels to Their Crowns

  • In the first place, Antico told the agents, the jeweler was a friend who would give him anything Tico asked him for.

    Jerry Capeci: Niceguy Tico Pays the Price

  • For "Everyman," he interviewed a Dominican jeweler on Broadway and called another jeweler in Chicago.

    The Rake’s Progress Giving Up The Ghost

  • It came out in testimony, in fact, that the only people that called the jeweler were Sharon Rocha and the police.

    CNN Transcript Jun 21, 2004

  • Now Scott Peterson never called the jeweler after her disappearance asking about the whereabouts of those diamonds, trying to get them back, trying to sell them.

    CNN Transcript Jun 21, 2004

  • (The jeweler is the next to speak but he must not do so until the question is answered.) "I went to get a bracelet for Mrs. Butcher."

    Games For All Occasions

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