Definitions of carver

  1. United States botanist and agricultural chemist who developed many uses for peanuts and soy beans and sweet potatoes (1864-1943) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. someone who carves the meat Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. makes decorative wooden panels Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. One who carves; one who shapes or fashions by carving, or as by carving; esp. one who carves decorative forms, architectural adornments, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. One who carves: a sculptor. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. One who cuts meat at talde; a sculptor; a large knife used at table for carving. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for carver

  1. With much to- do his friends and parents raised money enough to put him out apprentice to a chair- carver with whom he lived easily and honestly during the space of his apprenticeship, coming out of it with the character of an honest religious young lad, which he maintained after he was set up and married. – Lives Of The Most Remarkable Criminals Who have been Condemned and Executed for Murder, the Highway, Housebreaking, Street Robberies, Coining or other offences by Arthur L. Hayward
  2. From carelessness in not covering the latter with paper, it is sometimes dried up, to the great disappointment of the carver – The Cook and Housekeeper's Complete and Universal Dictionary; Including a System of Modern Cookery, in all Its Various Branches, by Mary Eaton