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dec·o·ra·tor

 (dĕk′ə-rā′tər)
n.
One who decorates, especially an interior decorator.
adj.
Appropriate for interior decoration: decorator colors.

decorator

(ˈdɛkəˌreɪtə)
n
1. (Professions) Brit a person whose profession is the painting and wallpapering of buildings
2. a person who decorates
3. (Professions) See interior decorator1

dec•o•ra•tor

(ˈdɛk əˌreɪ tər)

n.
1. a person who decorates, esp. an interior decorator.
adj.
2. harmonizing with a scheme of interior decoration: appliances in decorator colors.
[1745–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.decorator - a person who specializes in designing architectural interiors and their furnishingsdecorator - a person who specializes in designing architectural interiors and their furnishings
specialiser, specialist, specializer - an expert who is devoted to one occupation or branch of learning
2.decorator - someone who decorates
artist, creative person - a person whose creative work shows sensitivity and imagination
Translations
مُزَخْرِفمُزَخْرِف، مُنَمِّق، مُزَيِّن
malíř pokojůtapetář
dekoratørmalertapetserer
somistaja
dekorater
tapétázó
málari; veggfóîrari
室内装飾家
장식자
tapetár
målare
ช่างตกแต่ง
dekaratördekoratör
người trang trí

decorator

[ˈdekəreɪtəʳ] N (= painter and decorator) → pintor m empapelador; (= interior decorator) → interiorista mf, decorador(a) m/f

decorator

[ˈdɛkəreɪtər] n
(British) (= painter) → peintre mf en bâtiment
(US) (= interior decorator) → décorateur/trice m/f

decorator

n (Brit) → Maler(in) m(f)

decorator

[ˈdɛkəreɪtəʳ] ndecoratore/trice

decorate

(ˈdekəreit) verb
1. to add some kind of ornament etc to (something) to make more beautiful, striking etc. We decorated the Christmas tree with glass balls.
2. to put paint, paper etc on the walls, ceiling and woodwork of (a room). He spent a week decorating the living-room.
3. to give a medal or badge to (someone) as a mark of honour. He was decorated for his bravery.
ˌdecoˈration noun
1. something used to decorate. Christmas decorations.
2. the act of decorating. The decoration of the house will be a long job.
ˈdecorative (-rətiv) adjective
ornamental or beautiful (especially if not useful). a decorative arrangement of flowers.
ˈdecorator noun
a person who decorates rooms, houses etc. He was a painter and decorator.

decorator

مُزَخْرِف malíř pokojů dekoratør Maler διακοσμητής decorador somistaja décorateur dekorater decoratore 室内装飾家 장식자 huisschilder dekoratør dekorator decorador декоратор målare ช่างตกแต่ง dekoratör người trang trí 装饰者
References in classic literature ?
On another day, she wandered with him, hand in, hand, along the deserted paths of a garden whose creepers had been cut out by a decorator's skilful hands.
However, as certain men have fertile, false, and useful vices, Fouquet, in scattering broadcast millions of money in the construction of this palace, had found a means of gathering, as the result of his generous profusion, three illustrious men together: Levau, the architect of the building; Lenotre, the designer of the gardens; and Lebrun, the decorator of the apartments.
Danglars and his architect, who had been selected to aid the baron in the great work of improvement solely because he was the most fashionable and celebrated decorator of the day.
There have been decorators and furnishers up from Plymouth, and it is evident that our friend has large ideas and means to spare no pains or expense to restore the grandeur of his family.
They seemed to him two respectable working men of a superior sort - sign painters or house decorators. The big man got out of a third-class compartment backward, with a bright tin can in his hand.
They're generally only too keen to know the right thing and do it; and they instantly put themselves body and soul into the hands of art decorators and art experts, who do the whole thing for them.
The Dulux Decorator Centre donated the sum to Thrive after the opening of the relocated store on August 8.
Vicky and Paul Lally A CHRISTMAS decorator to the stars, who styled the homes of Steven Gerrard and Wayne Rooney, has gone BUST owing PS700,000.
Why then do so many still shy from using the services of a professional interior decorator when making important decorative decisions and purchases for their home?
With four stores in Caterham, Dorking, Redhill and Reigate AkzoNobel takes its total number of Dulux Decorator Centres in the UK to 216.
Real Estate, a premier brokerage for San Francisco residential real estate, recently announced that its listing at 465 Marina Boulevard will be this year's prestigious San Francisco Decorator Showcase property.
IF YOU enjoy working with your hands and take satisfaction from seeing a job through to the finished product, a career as a painter and decorator could be for you.