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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that makes utensils or vessels of a type of tin alloy.

Usage examples (36)
  • By this time the pewterer had seized two bright teapots from the counter.
  • You will find as the touchmark of this pewterer the initials E.S. below a full-rigged ship.
  • When next the kitten opened an eye the pewterer was pouring the melted mass into two molds.
  • Do you know what the master pewterer in Connecticut said of such metal, which he hated, blue kitten? for more
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