Synonyms for sculptor

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SCULPTOR

A sculptor was set to work to carve a new one from the ruin.

A stroke of the mallet may be more effective than the sculptor had hoped; but it was intended.

Not for myself, but for a sculptor I know who's on the look-out for a Psyche.

The sculptor, delighted, gave a long pull at his pipe, and blew a cloud of smoke.

Then the laughter began again, while the sculptor stammered his explanations.

The sculptor shrugged his shoulders amidst the general laughter.

You are a sculptor, Socrates, and have made statues of our governors faultless in beauty.

I know that Pheidias is a sculptor, and that Homer is a poet; but what appellation is given to Protagoras?

On this table were some sculptor's tools—a chisel and a small mallet, with which she had been working.

I admire also Sophocles as a tragedian, Polycleitus as a sculptor, and Zeuxis as a painter.

WORD ORIGIN

1630s, from Latin sculptor "one who cuts or carves," agent noun from sculpt-, past participle stem of sculpere "to carve" (see sculpture). Fem. form sculptress attested from 1660s.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR SCULPTOR

engraver

noungraver
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.