Plumber - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈplʌmər|  American pronunciation of the word plumber
Brit.  |ˈplʌmə|  British pronunciation of the word plumber

noun

- a craftsman who installs and repairs pipes and fixtures and appliances

Examples

I've even found myself idly perusing the Yellow Pages, not frantic for a plumber, just browsing.

The plumber is almost finished plumbing the apartment.

...the plumber unstopped the drain...

...the store sells an array of whatnots for the do-it-yourself plumber...

We guessed that the plumber had turned the water off at the mains.

We'll have to get a plumber in.

The plumber should be here any moment now.

Why pay a plumber when my brother will do it for nothing?

My grandfather was a plumber by trade (=that was his job).

we had to call a plumber to clear out the blockage in the drainpipe

went shopping for a reliable plumber

Word forms

noun
singular: plumber
plural: plumbers
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