luthier


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lu·thi·er

 (lo͞o′tē-ər)
n.
One that makes or repairs stringed instruments, such as violins.

[French, from luth, lute, from Old French lut; see lute1.]

luthier

(ˈluːtɪə)
n
1. (Professions) a lute-maker
2. (Instruments) a lute-maker

lu•thi•er

(ˈlu ti ər)

n.
a maker of stringed instruments, as violins.
[1875–80; < French, =luth lute1 + -ier -ier2]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.luthier - a craftsman who makes stringed instruments (as lutes or guitars or violins)
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
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His other good winners included Haltilala (1966 Prix Vermeille) and Luthier (1968 Prix Jacques le Marois).