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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WATCHMAKER

The neighbor she respected the most was still the watchmaker.

This week he was claiming he used to be a watchmaker before he began to shake.

The mysterious sprinkling of marionettes not wound up by the watchmaker.

"Oh, there's nothing in it," said the watchmaker reassuringly.

Mary's father, Walter Gray, was employed at a watchmaker's of repute.

Should it be taken to town, and have the point renewed by the watchmaker?

The watchmaker rose, then paused a moment, a flush passing over him.

The family of a Jewish watchmaker is evicted for being too poor.

These are measurements with which the watchmaker is concerned.

You are quite right, sir,” said he, “I have been a watchmaker for twenty years.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from watch (n.) + maker.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WATCHMAKER

jeweler

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