bricklayer


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brick·lay·er

 (brĭk′lā′ər)
n.
One who builds with bricks.

brick′lay′ing n.

bricklayer

(ˈbrɪkˌleɪə)
n
(Professions) a person trained or skilled in laying bricks
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bricklayer - a craftsman skilled in building with bricksbricklayer - a craftsman skilled in building with bricks
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
Translations
بنَّاء آجُرّيّبنّـاء بالطوب
zedník
murer
muurari
zidar
múrari, múrhleîslumaîur
煉瓦職人
벽돌공
murare
ช่างปูน
thợ nề

bricklayer

[ˈbrɪkˌleɪəʳ] Nalbañil mf

bricklayer

[ˈbrɪkleɪər] nmaçon m

bricklayer

[ˈbrɪkˌle/ɛ7əʳ] nmuratore m

brick

(brik) noun
(a block of) baked clay used for building. a pile of bricks; (also adjective) a brick wall.
ˈbrickbat noun
an insult. They hurled brickbats at the politician throughout his speech.
ˈbricklayer noun
a person who builds (houses etc) with bricks.

bricklayer

بنَّاء آجُرّيّ zedník murer Maurer χτίστης τούβλων albañil muurari maçon zidar muratore 煉瓦職人 벽돌공 metselaar murer murarz pedreiro каменщик murare ช่างปูน duvarcı thợ nề 砖匠
References in classic literature ?
Then send for the bricklayer and have it seen to," said his master.
As I looked out of the coach window, and observed that an old house on Fish-street Hill, which had stood untouched by painter, carpenter, or bricklayer, for a century, had been pulled down in my absence; and that a neighbouring street, of time-honoured insalubrity and inconvenience, was being drained and widened; I half expected to find St.
I'm my own contractor, my own carpenter, and my own bricklayer, and I shall be sixty-seven come Michaelmas," he added, by no means irrelevantly.
Our mothers could neither of them exactly ascertain who were our Father, though it is generally beleived that Philander, is the son of one Philip Jones a Bricklayer and that my Father was one Gregory Staves a Staymaker of Edinburgh.
A Bricklayer earnestly recommended bricks as affording the best material for an effective resistance.
But when Ben left school he had to earn a living in some way, so he became a bricklayer like his step-father, when "having a trowell in his hand he had a book in his pocket.
Tom is only a bricklayer, but he's real good- tempered.
A few minutes after, a Bricklayer passed by, carrying a pail full of plaster on his shoulder.
On her way home at an early hour when she met no one but bricklayers going to work or men sweeping the street, and everybody within the houses was still asleep, Natasha experienced a feeling new to her, a sense of the possibility of correcting her faults, the possibility of a new, clean life, and of happiness.
The fellows were not bricklayers, but, as in the old days, they attended all Sunday picnics for the dancing, and the fighting, and the fun.
The coachman mounted his box and drove slowly off, leaving the two bricklayers, and an old apple-woman, and a town-made little boy returning from an evening school, who had been the only witnesses of the scene, to meditate upon it at their leisure.
A basket I could not make by any means, having no such things as twigs that would bend to make wicker-ware - at least, none yet found out; and as to a wheelbarrow, I fancied I could make all but the wheel; but that I had no notion of; neither did I know how to go about it; besides, I had no possible way to make the iron gudgeons for the spindle or axis of the wheel to run in; so I gave it over, and so, for carrying away the earth which I dug out of the cave, I made me a thing like a hod which the labourers carry mortar in when they serve the bricklayers.