pewterer
noun Date: 14th century one that makes pewter utensils

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pewterer — Pew ter*er, n. One whose occupation is to make utensils of pewter; a pewtersmith. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pewterer — /pyooh teuhr euhr/, n. a maker of pewter utensils or containers. [1300 50; ME peuterer < MF peutrier. See PEWTER, ER2] * * * …   Universalium

  • pewterer — noun A manufacturer of pewterware …   Wiktionary

  • pewterer — pew·ter·er || pjuːtÉ™rÉ™(r) n. person who makes utensils made of pewter, one who makes pewter containers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pewterer — pew·ter·er …   English syllables

  • pewterer — /ˈpjutərə/ (say pyoohtuhruh) noun a maker of pewter utensils …   Australian English dictionary

  • pewterer — ərə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English peautrer, peuterer, from Middle French peautrier, from peutre, peautre pewter + ier er : one that makes pewter utensils or vessels …   Useful english dictionary

  • metalwork — metalworker, n. /met l werrk /, n. objects made of metal. [1840 50; METAL + WORK] * * * Useful and decorative objects fashioned of various metals. The oldest technique is hammering. After с 2500 BC, casting was also used, molten metal being… …   Universalium

  • Poutress — This rare and intriguing name is of early medieval English origin, and is an occupational surname for a pewterer, someone who made drinking vessels, plates, and other articles from pewter (an alloy of tin and lead). The name derives from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Poytheras — This rare and intriguing name is of early medieval English origin, and is an occupational surname for a pewterer, someone who made drinking vessels, plates, and other articles from pewter (an alloy of tin and lead). The name derives from the… …   Surnames reference

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