Definition of Glass cutter

1. Noun. Someone who cuts or grinds designs on glass.

Exact synonyms: Glass-cutter
Generic synonyms: Cutter

2. Noun. Someone who cuts flat glass to size.
Exact synonyms: Glass-cutter, Glassworker, Glazer, Glazier
Generic synonyms: Artificer, Artisan, Craftsman, Journeyman
Derivative terms: Glaze

3. Noun. A tool for cutting glass.
Generic synonyms: Cutlery, Cutter, Cutting Tool

Definition of Glass cutter

1. Noun. A hand tool used for scoring a piece of glass so that it can be snapped cleanly in two. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Literary usage of Glass cutter

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1919)
"By end of the century it had advanced considerably and the craftsman of that period was styled "lapidary and glass-cutter." For some considerable time after ..."

2. A Treatise on the Origin, Progressive Improvement and Present State of the by George Richardson Porter, John Holland (1846)
"The implements employed by the glass-cutter, although, owing to the great variety of the work which he has ..."

3. A Treatise on the Origin, Progressive Improvement, and Present State of the by George Richardson Porter (1832)
"The implements employed by the glass-cutter, although, owing to the great variety of the work which he has to execute, In the present advanced state of the ..."

4. Wilson's Photographic Magazine (1911)
"THE photographer is often faced with the necessity of cutting glass, yet often shirks it and calls in the aid of the professional glass-cutter. ..."

5. The Popular Science Monthly (1889)
"Each space is then numbered correspondingly on both tracings, and one of them is cut up to make patterns for the glass-cutter. ..."

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