Definition of 'plumber'
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Example sentences containing 'plumber'
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Jobs up for grabs range from managers and receptionists to plumbers and electricians. The Sun (2016)Then they could afford plumbers, builders and electricians. The Sun (2016)Let's take my plumber as a good example. Times, Sunday Times (2016)If the plumber got a good deal on an avocado tub or a pink sink, you got an avocado or pink bathroom. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And you will remember that the French were afraid of the Polish plumber. Times, Sunday Times (2016)One is not superior to the other; plumbers, electricians and engineers are required as much as academics. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The company lets out its vans to small traders such as electricians and plumbers. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You get plumbers and electricians right through to landed gentry. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There were characters show that plumbers and builders could identify with. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We need to keep these plumbers and carpenters in business. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We are now working on plumbers and heating engineers. The Sun (2011)Is advertising for an electrician discriminatory against plumbers? The Sun (2010)Now you can get a plumber for love or money. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He now plans to train as a plumber or electrician. The Sun (2014)If your heating fails you get a plumber. The Sun (2011)Costs spiralled as we summoned plumbers and electricians. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can buy both of these from plumbers' merchants. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We need Polish plumbers because we do not train enough of our own. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These are available at plumber's merchants. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The plumbers' merchant does much of its business there. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Just look how much easier it is to get a plumber in London these days! The Sun (2006)An emergency squad of 600 plumbers and electricians has been drafted in to repair the shambles. The Sun (2016)Will it affect my Polish plumber? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Greece has long had a cash economy in which plumbers, builders and hairdressers would reduce their bill in return for cash. Times, Sunday Times (2015)My friend's son may have a future as a carpenter, plumber or electrician. The Sun (2009)Pupils can now quit mainstream comprehensives at 14 to train as engineers, plumbers and mechanics. The Sun (2012)This is the format for shows about dodgy builders, shoddy plumbers and second-hand car salesmen. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There are plumbers, builders, librarians. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The influx that began in the mid-1990s was not just about Polish plumbers. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is looking for 100 experienced plumbers and heating engineers over the next 12 months to meet demand. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'plumber'
British English: plumber /ˈplʌmə/ NOUN
A plumber is a person whose job is to connect and repair things such as water and drainage pipes, baths, and toilets.
- American English: plumber
- Arabic: سَبَّاك
- Brazilian Portuguese: encanador
- Chinese: 管道工
- Croatian: vodoinstalater
- Czech: instalatér
- Danish: blikkenslager
- Dutch: loodgieter
- European Spanish: fontanero
- Finnish: putkiasentaja
- French: plombier
- German: Klempner
- Greek: υδραυλικός
- Italian: idraulico
- Japanese: 配管工
- Korean: 배관공
- Norwegian: rørlegger
- Polish: hydraulik
- European Portuguese: canalizador
- Romanian: instalator
- Russian: водопроводчик
- Spanish: plomero
- Swedish: rörmokare
- Thai: ช่างประปา
- Turkish: tesisatçı
- Ukrainian: слюсар
- Vietnamese: thợ ống nước
Definition of plumber from the Collins English Dictionary
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