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

  • n. A woman who sews, especially one who makes her living by sewing.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A woman who sews clothes professionally.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A woman whose occupation is sewing; a needlewoman.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A woman whose occupation is sewing

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

  • n. someone who makes or mends dresses


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