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synonyms for modiste

  • designer
  • fitter
  • sewer
  • tailor
  • ladies' tailor
  • needle pusher
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How to use modiste in a sentence

Her dwelling, which I first visited with Evie and her aunt, was on the first floor of the modiste's at the back.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE EVIDENCEOLIVER ONIONS
And you think of the feelings of your modiste, and ignore those of your poor old (but well-preserved) Godmother!
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 99., DECEMBER 27, 1890VARIOUS
The scene is at a dressmaker's; the cast: the modiste, two dressmakers, and sewing-girls.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
The modiste, oppressed by the sad songs that portray their own unhappiness, bids them sing of other people's happiness.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
First in a milliner shop; then as dresser to a model in the shop of a swell modiste; always watching how the ladies behave.
CHILDREN OF THE WHIRLWINDLEROY SCOTT
The robust kitchen maid, the trim modiste, and the humble sempstress, all swelled the phalanx of warriors.
THE SWORD OF HONOR, VOLUMES 1 & 2EUGNE SUE
What traveller has ever visited a remote village that a French modiste had not visited before him?
THE KNICKERBOCKER, OR NEW-YORK MONTHLY MAGAZINE, MAY 1844VARIOUS
Her gown was a lustreless black silk, trimmed with gold and made as plain as her modiste would—and the styles permitted.
THE CAB OF THE SLEEPING HORSEJOHN REED SCOTT
And later she learned that her berth was occupied by a little modiste of the Place de la Madeleine with whom he had run away.
THE MOUNTEBANKWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The taxi turned again at the north end of the square, and, a door away, stopped before what seemed to be a row of modiste's shops.
FIND THE WOMANARTHUR SOMERS ROCHE
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WORDS RELATED TO MODISTE

  • designer
  • fitter
  • ladies' tailor
  • modiste
  • needle pusher
  • sewer
  • tailor
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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totemicadjective | [toh-tem-ik ]SEE DEFINITION