window dresser

window dresser
'window .dresser
someone whose job is to arrange goods attractively in shop windows

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • window dresser — noun someone who decorates shop windows • Syn: ↑window trimmer • Hypernyms: ↑craftsman, ↑artisan, ↑journeyman, ↑artificer * * * noun Etymology: wi …   Useful english dictionary

  • window-dresser — winˈdow dresser noun • • • Main Entry: ↑window …   Useful english dictionary

  • window dresser — noun see window dressing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • window-dresser — See window dressing. * * * …   Universalium

  • window dresser — noun A person whose job is to arrange displays in shop windows See Also: window dressing …   Wiktionary

  • window dresser — a person employed to trim the display windows of a store. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • window dresser — noun (C) someone whose job is to arrange goods attractively in shop windows …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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