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One that produces, designs, or deals in dressmaking or millinery.
[French, from mode, fashion; see mode.]
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(Clothing & Fashion) a fashionable dressmaker or milliner
[C19: from French, from mode fashion]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a woman formerly making or selling women's fashionable attire.
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a maker and seller of fashionable gowns and millinery for women.See also: Occupations
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
A person who designs, makes, or sells fashonable clothes for women.
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|Noun||1.||modiste - someone who makes and sells hats|
|2.||modiste - someone who makes or mends dresses|
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modiste[məʊˈdiːst] N → modista f
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n → Modistin f
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