couturier


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cou·tu·rier

 (ko͞o-to͝or′ē-ər, -ē-ā′, -tür-yā′)
n.
1. An establishment engaged in couture.
2. One who designs for or owns such an establishment.

[French, dressmaker, from Old French cousturier, from cousture, sewing; see couture.]

couturier

(kuːˈtʊərɪˌeɪ; French kutyrje)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) a person who designs, makes, and sells fashion clothes for women
[from French: dressmaker; see couture]
couturière fem n

cou•tu•ri•er

(kuˈtʊər i ər, -iˌeɪ)

n.
a person who designs, makes, and sells custom-made clothes for women.
[1895–1900; < French, Old French]

couturier

A person who designs fashionable clothes and oversees the making and selling of them.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.couturier - someone who designs clothingcouturier - someone who designs clothing  
creator - a person who grows or makes or invents things
costume designer, costumer, costumier - someone who designs or supplies costumes (as for a play or masquerade)
Translations

couturier

[kuːˈtʊərɪˌeɪ] Nmodisto m

couturier

[kuˈtjʊərieɪ kuˈtʊərieɪ] n (= designer) → grand couturier m

couturier

nCouturier m

couturier

[kuːˈtʊərɪeɪ] ncouturier m inv
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