Definition of jeweller noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    (especially US English jeweler) noun
    BrE BrE//ˈdʒuːələ(r)//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒuːələr//
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  1. 1a person who makes, repairs or sells jewellery and watches
  2. 2 jeweller’s (pl. jewellers) a shop/store that sells jewellery and watches I bought it at the jeweller's near my office. More Like This Shops, etc. with apostrophes baker’s, barber’s, butcher’s, chemist’s, dentist’s, doctor’s, fishmonger’s, florist’s, greengrocer’s, grocer’s, hairdresser’s, ironmonger’s, jeweller’s, newsagent’s, optician’s, stationer’s, tobacconist’s, travel agent’sSee worksheet.
  3. Word OriginMiddle English: from Old French juelier, from joel, from jeu ‘game, play’, from Latin jocus ‘jest’.