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noun as in jeweler

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While not all 86 million maintain positions of governance or public service, the Party's machinery runs on watchmaker precision.

Paley goes on to compare the watch to an eye, arguing that if a watch implies a watchmaker, then an eye implies an eye-maker.

A Rush novel arrives only once a decade, as the invisible watchmaker puts everything in its right place.

The baker and his wife, the grocer, the—the—the—watchmaker—the—shoemaker—the—the druggist with Mrs. Druggist.

The old Scots knight next attacked the watchmaker with the same disrespectful familiarity.

Thus pondering, she moved forward with hasty strides until she arrived at the watchmaker's habitation.

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

The inference from a watch to a watchmaker is clearly conclusive.


On this page you'll find 8 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to watchmaker, such as: goldsmith, horologist, lapidary, silversmith, diamond setter, and gem dealer.

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