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Fashion designers have long had a penchant for pooches. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Dewey system has its place and interior designers seem to go for height and colour combinations. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Do you love designer clothes or are you more of a high-street shopper? The Sun (2016)If your home is empty, rent furniture with help from an interior designer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I found a good designer and sourced a factory. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The pair hid in a department store until it closed to steal 10,000 worth of designer clothes and flee via a fire exit. The Sun (2016)CW How did your family react when you told them you wanted to be a fashion designer? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Arriving in England after qualifying as a graphic designer, he plumped instead for work in advertising. Times, Sunday Times (2016)No letter went unanswered, from a work experience application to a young designer's proposal. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A popular choice with interior designers for its instant height and glossy green leaves, this weeping fig is happiest in a sunny spot. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is thin and brown with designer stubble. Times, Sunday Times (2013)They have a lot of good designers and some solid investors behind them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There was reportedly one designer who would rather cut up their dresses than see her in them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They seem to think more like industrial designers than car designers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He is now using it to pursue a career as a graphic designer. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The advice she always gives to young designers is skip the boutique and launch yourself online. Times, Sunday Times (2014)And what about the most famous female designer of all time? Times, Sunday Times (2011)Luck links your family with a fashion designer. The Sun (2016)He worked really hard and would talk about being a graphic designer or an architect. The Sun (2008)The camp interior designers turn their attentions to organising weddings. The Sun (2006)She prefers historic and plush rather than anything designer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He spent millions on sports cars and designer clothes. The Sun (2014)But these brilliant young designers also have to rise to the biggest challenges. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She has been splashing the cash as part of her drive to reinvent herself as a chic designer clothes horse. The Sun (2009)His designer stubble is too hot. The Sun (2011)My son who is a pastor and worship leader on staff at our church is also a graphic artist and web designer. Christianity Today (2000)To some degree the trouble lay in the British designers. Plane Speaking - a personal view of aviation history (1991)There is one well-known designer who will only dress brides who are size ten and under. The Sun (2009)I'm a good artist and designer. The Sun (2009)The covetable pieces are all 100 per cent silk and feature the designer's gorgeous signature prints. The Sun (2013)What is the name of the well-known designer whose father was a member of the Beatles? Times, Sunday Times (2008)And of course artists and designers observe each others' styles and working practices, and learn from them. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I'm 24 and a graphic designer. The Sun (2014)They were the UK's famous designers at a time when the country was beginning to change for the better. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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British English: designer /dɪˈzaɪnə/ NOUN
A designer is a person whose job involves planning the form of a new object.
...a fashion designer.
- American English: designer
- Arabic: مُصَمِّم
- Brazilian Portuguese: designer
- Chinese: 设计师
- Croatian: dizajner
- Czech: návrhář
- Danish: designer
- Dutch: ontwerper
- European Spanish: diseñador
- Finnish: suunnittelija
- French: créateur
- German: Designer
- Greek: σχεδιαστής
- Italian: progettista
- Japanese: デザイナー
- Korean: 디자이너
- Norwegian: designer
- Polish: projektant
- European Portuguese: designer
- Romanian: proiectant
- Russian: проектировщик
- Spanish: diseñador
- Swedish: designer
- Thai: ผู้ออกแบบ
- Turkish: tasarımcı
- Ukrainian: дизайнер
- Vietnamese: nhà thiết kế
British English: designer ADJECTIVE
Designer clothes or designer labels are expensive, fashionable clothes made by a famous designer.
He wears designer clothes and drives an antique car.
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