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One who makes or sells perfumes.


(pəˈfjuːmə) or


(Commerce) a person who makes or sells perfume


(pərˈfyu mər, ˈpɜr fyu-)

1. a maker or seller of perfumes.
2. a person or thing that perfumes.
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Noun1.perfumer - a person who makes (and sells) perfumesperfumer - a person who makes (and sells) perfumes
maker, shaper - a person who makes things


n (= maker)Parfümeur(in) m(f); (= seller)Parfümhändler(in) m(f); (= device)Parfümzerstäuber m
References in classic literature ?
The fiacre stopped at the door of a celebrated perfumer, and the commissionaire, deeming us of too much value to be left on a carriage seat, took us in her hand while she negotiated a small affair with its mistress.
Yesterday she was talking about sachets a la violette; well, our French perfumers, you know very well, madame, for you have over and over again asked for it without success -- our French perfumers, I say, have never been able to procure this scent.
Ask the perfumers, ask the blacking-makers, ask the hatters, ask the old lottery-office-keepers--ask any man among 'em what my poetry has done for him, and mark my words, he blesses the name of Slum.
L'Eau was created by painter Desmond Knox-Leet who combined ingredients such as ginger and resin before eventually asking a perfumer to create the fragrance that is still widely used today.
Patrick Firmenich presented Harry Fremont, master perfumer at Firmenich, with the distinguished Perfumer of the Year Lifetime Achievement Award.
Formally, she is a master herbalist, aesthetician, and artisanal perfumer and her line, Vered Organic Botanicals, is hand-produced and formulated in New York City.
com)-- Chavalia, owner and perfumer for PM Fragrances, is gaining the attention of discerning, international noses due to her uninhibited approach to perfumery.
Even a great nose like Givaudan's (the largest fragrance company in the world) Nicole Mancini--the perfumer behind Rihanna's Rogue, Gwen Stefani's Harajuku Lovers, Victoria's Secret, Juicy Couture, and the core variant of the new Lux perfumed bath collection Magical Spell--couldn't put into words why musk, her favorite raw material to work with, is so special.
AS A PERFUMER, Kate Williams has learned to take the rough with the smooth; the sweet with the positively stomachchurning.
Kuwaiti perfumer Mohammed Ne'emah built a business based on his passion.
completed the acquisitions of perfumer Frederic Malle and GlamGlow last month.
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc (NYSE:EL), a manufacturer and marketer of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products, announced on Friday the signing of an agreement to acquire Editions de Parfums Frederic Malle, the storied fragrance brand established by the iconic perfumer Frederic Malle.