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decorator

[dek-uh-rey-ter] /ˈdɛk əˌreɪ tər/
noun
2.
a person who decorates.
adjective
3.
harmonizing with or suitable for a scheme of interior decoration:
appliances in decorator colors.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; decorate + -or2
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Examples for decorator
  • Under that clause, an art professor is asked to serve as a free interior decorator.
  • Futuristic automated home decorator obsessed with coloring the world chartreuse.
  • The females judge him on his skill as a performer, builder and decorator.
  • Eventually he drifted into a career as an interior decorator while trying to find his way as a painter.
  • Mellon would send a decorator friend checks hidden in boxes of chocolates that he would then endorse to the campaign.
  • Mae is also an avid gardener, decorator and craft maker.
  • Jack will participate in on-the-job training as a painter and decorator.
  • Furniture sales seem to be everywhere in fall, when a home decorator's heart turns to thoughts of upholstery.
British Dictionary definitions for decorator

decorator

/ˈdɛkəˌreɪtə/
noun
1.
(Brit) a person whose profession is the painting and wallpapering of buildings
2.
a person who decorates
3.
See interior decorator (sense 1)
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Word Origin and History for decorator
decorator
1755, agent noun in Latin form from decorate
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