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watchmaker (ˈwɒtʃˌmeɪkə Pronunciation for watchmaker



  1. a person who makes or mends watches

Derived Forms

ˈwatchˌmaking noun

Example Sentences Including 'watchmaker'

Albert Einstein is supposed to have said, after Hiroshima:'I should have been a watchmaker.
Glasgow Herald (2001)
Around October this year, the high-profile Swiss watchmaker , Swatch, will unveil its upmarket Synchro Beat collection in Bangalore.
Business Today (2001)
Brockedon had trained in Devon as a watchmaker , but came to London in 1809 to study painting at the Royal Academy.
James Hamilton FARADAY: The Life (2002)
The man fixed a watchmaker 's glass into one eye and examined the link professionally.
Forbes, Bryan The Endless Game
The stand was operated by Swiss watchmaker and jeweller Chopard, show organisers said.
The Advertiser, Sunday Mail (2004)


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