AskDefine | Define stonecutter

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stonecutter n : someone who cuts or carves stone [syn: cutter]

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Etymology

stone + cutter

Noun

  1. Somebody who cuts, carves or dresses stone.
  2. A machine that is used to cut stone or concrete.

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Extensive Definition

A Stonecutter is a person who carries on the trade of stonecutting or stonemasonry.
Stonecutter or Stonecutters may also refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

accountant, amanuensis, archivist, bookkeeper, carver, chaser, clay modeler, clerk, documentalist, earth artist, engraver, figurer, figuriste, filing clerk, gem carver, graver, librarian, marker, mason, modeler, molder, monumental mason, notary, notary public, prothonotary, record clerk, recorder, recordist, register, registrar, scorekeeper, scorer, scribe, scrivener, sculptor, sculptress, sculpturer, secretary, statuary, stenographer, timekeeper, wax modeler, wood carver
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