glazier
noun Date: 14th century one who sets glass • glaziery noun

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  • Glazier — Gla zier, n. [From {Glaze}.] One whose business is to set glass. [1913 Webster] {Glazier s diamond}. See under {Diamond}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glazier — late 14c. (late 13c. as a surname; alternative glazer recorded from c.1400), from GLASS (Cf. glass) + ER (Cf. er) (1), influenced by French words in ier …   Etymology dictionary

  • glazier — ► NOUN ▪ a person whose trade is fitting glass into windows and doors …   English terms dictionary

  • glazier — [glā′zhər; ] chiefly Brit [, glā′zē ər] n. [ME glasier: see GLASS & IER] a person whose work is cutting glass and setting it in windows, etc. glaziery [glā′zhər ē, glā′zē ər ē] n …   English World dictionary

  • Glazier — A Glazier is a construction professional that selects, cuts, installs, replaces, and removes residential, commercial, and artistic glass. Glaziers also install aluminum storefront frames and entrances, glass handrails and balustrades, shower… …   Wikipedia

  • glazier — UK [ˈɡleɪzɪə(r)] / US [ˈɡleɪʒər] noun [countable] Word forms glazier : singular glazier plural glaziers someone whose job is to make and repair glass windows and doors …   English dictionary

  • Glazier — This unusual surname, of Anglo Saxon origin, is an occupational name for a glazier or glass blower, deriving from the Olde English pre 7th Century glats meaning glass , with the addition of the agent suffix er . Job descriptive surnames… …   Surnames reference

  • glazier — [[t]gle͟ɪziə(r), AM ʒər[/t]] glaziers N COUNT A glazier is someone whose job is fitting glass into windows and doors …   English dictionary

  • glazier — /glay zheuhr/, n. a person who fits windows or the like with glass or panes of glass. [1350 1400; ME glasier. See GLAZE, IER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • glazier — noun /ˈɡleɪz.jə(ɹ),ˈɡleɪz.i.ə(ɹ)/ one who glazes; a craftsman who works with glass, fitting windows, etc. See Also: glaziery …   Wiktionary

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