plumber

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈplʌmər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈplʌmɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(plumər)


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plumber

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [local, good, shoddy, reliable, qualified] plumber
  2. a [24-hour, round-the-clock] plumber
  3. a plumber's [furnace, helper, assistant]
  4. [call, use, need, find] a plumber
  5. need to call the plumber
  6. [called] a plumber to [fix, mend, repair, install]
  7. the plumber inspected the [pipes, installation]
  8. the plumber fitted the [heating, air conditioning]
  9. the plumber came to [fix]
  10. works as a plumber
  11. is a plumber by [trade, profession]
  12. a plumber on call
  13. informal, derogatory: has a plumber's crack
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