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1. One who works or manufactures objects, especially utensils, in copper.
2. A brightly colored bird (Megalaima haemacephala) of South and Southeast Asia, characterized by its ringing metallic call.


1. (Metallurgy) a person who works copper or copper alloys
2. (Animals) an Asian barbet (a bird), Megalaima haemacephala, the call of which has a ringing metallic note


(ˈkɒp ərˌsmɪθ)

a person who works in copper.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coppersmith - someone who makes articles from coppercoppersmith - someone who makes articles from copper
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft


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Tell the Coppersmith, Darzee, and he will tell the garden that Nagaina is dead.
The Coppersmith is a bird who makes a noise exactly like the beating of a little hammer on a copper pot; and the reason he is always making it is because he is the town crier to every Indian garden, and tells all the news to everybody who cares to listen.
Pip, dear old chap, life is made of ever so many partings welded together, as I may say, and one man's a blacksmith, and one's a whitesmith, and one's a goldsmith, and one's a coppersmith.
He might have been a coppersmith, and still been musical.
Pradon, master-brazier and coppersmith in Paris, Rue Farm- Garlin, who died last year.
While serving in the army, Mr Dye worked as a coppersmith, maintaining vehicles.
I went from a pounds 3 a week apprentice coppersmith in Ireland to a pounds 12 a week footballer at Villa - that was some jump at the time.
A 20-percent reduction in capacity was typical for domestic airline services, says Chris Coppersmith, president of Compton, Calif.
Occasional concentrations of copper slag and kiln wastes suggest the city consisted of distinct neighborhoods, each with its own coppersmith and potter, Stone says.
com)-- CopperSmith announces its new e-commerce site, CopperSmithCollection.
His father, a coppersmith (and bare-knuckle fighter), and mother, an aspiring goldsmith, eventually became Cartier goldsmiths.
Lunenburg; the Niros, 1 Whispering Pine Drive, Milford; and Carter Scott, 8 Coppersmith Way, Townsend.