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Definition of "clocksmith" [clocksmith]

  • Someone whose occupation is making or repairing clocks and watches (noun)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "clocksmith" in a sentence
  • "Lory had not found the gold, he had not pieced together with the patience of a clocksmith the wheels within wheels that Colonel Gilbert had constructed through the careful years."
  • "I've been forced to send my watch to the clocksmith."
  • "Inspired by what he had learned of Whitney's undertaking, Eli Terry, a clocksmith of Plymouth, Connecticut, announced that he was building five hundred clocks - all of the same, identical design - which he would sell for around $10 each, as against the customary price of"