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hab·er·dash·er

 (hăb′ər-dăsh′ər)
n.
1. A dealer in men's furnishings.
2. Chiefly British A dealer in sewing notions and small wares.

[Middle English, perhaps from Anglo-Norman hapertas, petty wares.]
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haberdasher

(ˈhæbəˌdæʃə)
n
1. (Knitting & Sewing) Brit a dealer in small articles for sewing, such as buttons, zips, and ribbons
2. (Clothing & Fashion) US a men's outfitter
[C14: from Anglo-French hapertas small items of merchandise, of obscure origin]
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hab•er•dash•er

(ˈhæb ərˌdæʃ ər)

n.
1. a retail dealer in men's furnishings.
2. Chiefly Brit. a dealer in small wares.
[1275–1325; Middle English haberdasshere, of obscure orig.]
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haberdasher

A person who deals in men’s clothing and accessories.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.haberdasher - a merchant who sells men's clothinghaberdasher - a merchant who sells men's clothing
merchandiser, merchant - a businessperson engaged in retail trade
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Translations
PosamentenmacherPosamentenmacherinPosamentiererPosamentiererin

haberdasher

[ˈhæbədæʃəʳ] Nmercero/a m/f (US) → camisero/a m/f
haberdasher's (shop)mercería f (US) → camisería f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

haberdasher

[ˈhæbərdæʃər] n (US) (= shopkeeper) → tailleur m

haberdasher

[ˈhæbərdæʃər] haberdasher's [ˈhæbərdæʃərz] haberdashery [ˈhæbərdæʃəri] n
(British) (= shop) (for sewing items)mercerie f
(US) (= shop) (for men's clothes)magasin m de vêtements pour hommes
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

haberdasher

n (Brit) → Kurzwarenhändler(in) m(f); (US) → Herrenausstatter m; to go to the haberdasher’s (Brit) → zum Kurzwarengeschäft gehen; (US) → zum Herrenmodengeschäft gehen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

haberdasher

[ˈhæbəˌdæʃəʳ] n (Brit) → merciaio/a (Am) → camiciaio/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
References in classic literature ?
And because these cunning men, are like haberdashers of small wares, it is not amiss to set forth their shop.
A commission of haberdashers could alone have reported what the rest of her poor dress was made of, but it had a strong general resemblance to seaweed, with here and there a gigantic tea-leaf.
(Enthusiastic cheering.) Was it some vain and disappointed man--he would not say haberdasher (loud cheers) --who, jealous of the praise which had been--perhaps undeservedly-- bestowed on his (Mr.
Driving about from place to place, living jovially at inns, seeing fresh faces constantly, and getting money by all this enjoyment, instead of spending it--what a life for me, if I had been the son of a haberdasher and the grandson of a groom's widow!
I put my hand in his, wondering who he was, and we walked away to a shop in a narrow street, on which was written OMER, DRAPER, TAILOR, HABERDASHER, FUNERAL FURNISHER, &c.
A shoemaker came, and with him a haberdasher, a tailor, and a hatter.
Paa attends the Burton Borough school in Newport and hopes to go to Haberdashers' Adam's Sixth Form and then on to university in the future.
The Moonpig founder and former star of the BBC show Dragons' Den gave a speech at Haberdashers' Adams in Newport as part of the school's awards day.
Haberdashers' Monmouth Schools are warmly inviting prospective pupils and parents to their Discovery Day on Friday 15th March.
Fiona is the current senior deputy head at Haberdashers' Aske's School for Girls and will take up her appointment at the start of the summer term.
The scissors can cut through the toughest materials encountered by tailors and haberdashers, crafters and DIYers, boaters and interior designers.
Children from Haberdashers' Monmouth School for Girls and Radyr Primary School danced their way to success in the action-packed Welsh final, held outside St David's shopping centre in Cardiff.