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sculp·tor

 (skŭlp′tər)
n.
1. One who produces sculptural artwork.
2. One who shapes, molds, or fashions especially with artistry or precision.
3. Sculptor A constellation in the Southern Hemisphere near Cetus and Phoenix. Also called Sculptor's Workshop.

[Latin, from sculpere, to carve; see sculpture.]

sculptor

(ˈskʌlptə) or feminine

sculptress

n
(Art Terms) a person who practises sculpture

Sculptor

(ˈskʌlptə)
n, Latin genitive Sculptoris (skʌlpˈtɔːrɪs)
(Astronomy) a faint constellation in the S hemisphere between Phoenix and Cetus

sculp•tor

(ˈskʌlp tər)

n.
a person who sculptures.
[1625–35; < Latin, =sculp(ere) to carve + -tor -tor]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sculptor - an artist who creates sculpturessculptor - an artist who creates sculptures  
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
sculptress - a woman sculptor
2.Sculptor - a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Phoenix and Cetus

sculptor

noun carver, modeller I've been a professional sculptor for a long time.
Translations
مَثَّالنَحّات، مَثّال
sochař-ka
billedhuggerskulptør
kuvanveistäjä
kipar
szobrász
myndhöggvari
彫刻家
조각가
skulptorius
skulptorstēlnieks
BildehoggarenBilethoggarenbilledhoggerBilledhuggerenskulptør
sculptor
sochár
kipar
skulptör
ประติมากร
heykeltıraşheykeltraş
nhà điêu khắc

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptəʳ] Nescultor(a) m/f

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptər] nsculpteur/trice m/f

sculptor

nBildhauer(in) m(f)

sculptor

[ˈskʌlptəʳ] nscultore m

sculptor

(ˈskalptə) feminine ˈsculptress noun
an artist who carves or models in stone, clay, wood etc.
ˈsculpture (-tʃə) noun
1. the art of modelling or carving figures, shapes etc. He went to art school to study painting and sculpture.
2. work done by a sculptor. These statues are all examples of ancient Greek sculpture.

sculptor

مَثَّال sochař skulptør Bildhauer γλύπτης escultor kuvanveistäjä sculpteur kipar scultore 彫刻家 조각가 beeldhouwer skulptør rzeźbiarz escultor скульптор skulptör ประติมากร heykeltıraş nhà điêu khắc 雕塑家
References in classic literature ?
The Sculptor replied, "Well, if you will buy these, I'll fling you that into the bargain.
The wretched being approached the gate, but, instead of entering, stopped short and fixed the glitter of his eye full upon the compassionate yet steady countenance of the sculptor.
She straightway ascended to ask Jove to restore him; but before this could be done a Sculptor and a Critic passed that way and espied him.
Levin maintained that the mistake of Wagner and all his followers lay in their trying to take music into the sphere of another art, just as poetry goes wrong when it tries to paint a face as the art of painting ought to do, and as an instance of this mistake he cited the sculptor who carved in marble certain poetic phantasms flitting round the figure of the poet on the pedestal.
The poorest paid architect, engineer, general, author, sculptor, painter, lecturer, advocate, legislator, actor, preacher, singer is constructively in heaven when he is at work; and as for the musician with the fiddle-bow in his hand who sits in the midst of a great orchestra with the ebbing and flowing tides of divine sound washing over him -- why, certainly, he is at work, if you wish to call it that, but lord, it's a sarcasm just the same.
His face was grander than any sculptor had ever wrought in marble; none could behold him without awe and reverence.
But she has bright, keen, inquisitive eyes, superb teeth, a nose modelled by a sculptor, and a way of holding up her head and looking every one in the face, which is the most finished piece of impertinence I ever beheld.
But what was still stranger, though of this Prince Andrew said nothing to his sister, was that in the expression the sculptor had happened to give the angel's face, Prince Andrew read the same mild reproach he had read on the face of his dead wife: "Ah, why have you done this to me?
I was told by a sculptor from Mauch Chunk that the scene was truly Parisian.
As to themselves they were the bohemian circle, not very wide - half a dozen of us led by a sculptor whom we called Prax for short.
Bucket; "and a friend of mine that you'll hear of one day as a Royal Academy sculptor would stand something handsome to make a drawing of your proportions for the marble.
Germain Pillon was a famous French sculptor (1535-1598).