noun. ['ˈplʌmɝ'] a craftsman who installs and repairs pipes and fixtures and appliances.
- pipe fitter
Words that Rhyme with Plumber
Example sentences of the word plumber
1. Noun, singular or mass
Hiring a plumber to do the job for you can be quite expensive.
2. Proper noun, singular
Apply plumber's tape if you use the screw-on type of pool hose.
Quotes containing the word plumber
1. Politics and prostitution have to be the only jobs where inexperience is considered a virtue. In what other profession would you brag about not knowing stuff? “I’m not one of those fancy Harvard heart surgeons. I’m just an unlicensed plumber with a dream and I’d like to cut your chest open.” The crowd cheers.
- Tina Fey, Bossypants
2. Aside from velcro, time is the most mysterious substance in the universe. You can't see it or touch it, yet a plumber can charge you upwards of seventy-five dollars per hour for it, without necessarily fixing anything.
- Dave Barry
3. Prince or commoner, tenor or bass,Painter or plumber or never-do-well,Do me a favor and shut your face -Poets alone should kiss and tell.
- Dorothy Parker, The Collected Dorothy Parker