from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A woman who sews, especially one who makes her living by sewing.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A woman whose occupation is sewing

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A woman whose occupation is sewing; a needlewoman.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A woman who sews clothes professionally.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun someone who makes or mends dresses


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