Tinsmith \Tin"smith`\, n. One who works in tin; a tinner. [1913 Webster]

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  • tinsmith — [tin′smith΄] n. a person who works in tin or tin plate; maker of tinware …   English World dictionary

  • Tinsmith — Made by a Civilian Conservation Corps tinsmith.] A tinsmith, or tinner or tinplate worker, is a person who makes and repairs things made of light coloured metal, particularly tinware. By extension it can also refer to the person who deals in… …   Wikipedia

  • tinsmith — /ˈtɪnsmɪθ/ (say tinsmith) noun someone who works in or with tin; a maker of tinware. Also, tinman, tinner, whitesmith …   Australian English dictionary

  • tinsmith — noun Date: 1812 a worker who makes or repairs things of sheet metal (as tinplate) • tinsmithing noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tinsmith — /tin smith /, n. a person who makes or repairs tinware or items of other light metals. [1805 15; TIN + SMITH] * * * …   Universalium

  • tinsmith — noun a person who makes or repairs things with tin or similar alloys Syn: whitesmith …   Wiktionary

  • tinsmith — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. tinker, tinman, tinsman; see craftsman , worker …   English dictionary for students

  • tinsmith — n. person who works in tin or tin plate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tinsmith — noun a person who makes or repairs articles of tin or tinplate …   English new terms dictionary

  • tinsmith — n. Tinner, tinman, worker in tin …   New dictionary of synonyms

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