shoemaker
noun Date: 14th century a person whose occupation is making or repairing shoes

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  • Shoemaker — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Ann Shoemaker (1891–1978), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Bill Shoemaker (1931–2003), US amerikanischer Jockey Carolyn Jean Spellmann Shoemaker (* 1929), US amerikanische Astronomin Charles Frederick… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Shoemaker — Shoe mak er, n. 1. One whose occupation it is to make shoes and boots. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) The threadfish. (b) The runner, 12. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shoemaker — ► NOUN ▪ a person who makes shoes and other footwear as a profession …   English terms dictionary

  • shoemaker — [sho͞omāk΄ər] n. a person whose business is making or repairing shoes shoemaking n …   English World dictionary

  • shoemaker — shoemaking, n. /shooh may keuhr/, n. a person who makes or mends shoes. [1350 1400; ME; see SHOE, MAKER] * * * (as used in expressions) Shoemaker Bill William Lee Shoemaker Willie Shoemaker Shoemaker Levy 9 * * * …   Universalium

  • Shoemaker — /shooh may keuhr/, n. William Lee (Willie), born 1931, U.S. jockey. * * * (as used in expressions) Shoemaker Bill William Lee Shoemaker Willie Shoemaker Shoemaker Levy 9 * * * …   Universalium

  • Shoemaker — (as used in expressions) Shoemaker, Bill Willie Shoemaker William Lee Shoemaker Shoemaker Levy 9 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • shoemaker — UK [ˈʃuːˌmeɪkə(r)] / US [ˈʃuˌmeɪkər] noun [countable] Word forms shoemaker : singular shoemaker plural shoemakers someone whose job is to make or repair shoes …   English dictionary

  • Shoemaker — /ˈʃumeɪkə/ (say shoohmaykuh) noun 1. Carolyn Spellman, born 1929, US astronomer. 2. her husband, Gene (Eugene Merle Shoemaker), 1928–97, US astronomer; with his wife and David Levy discovered many comets, including Shoemaker Levy 9 which hit the… …   Australian English dictionary

  • shoemaker — Runner Run ner, n. [From {Run}.] 1. One who, or that which, runs; a racer. [1913 Webster] 2. A detective. [Slang, Eng.] Dickens. [1913 Webster] 3. A messenger. Swift. [1913 Webster] 4. A smuggler. [Colloq.] R. North. [1913 Webster] 5. One… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shoemaker — [[t]ʃu͟ːmeɪkə(r)[/t]] shoemakers N COUNT A shoemaker is a person whose job is making shoes and boots …   English dictionary

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