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I called a glazier to replace the window.
  someone who cuts glass and installs windows
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  • I called a glazier to replace the window.
  • The building held shops for glassblowers, joiners, potters, and glaziers.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • The number of the Surf-Sand in Lauderdale had been written in a small notebook by the phone and the CB radio in the office-plumbers’ numbers, carpenters, glaziers, electricians, others.
    Stephen King  --  The Shining
  • To a glazier, for the windows of the said chamber, forty-six sols, eight deniers parisis.
    Victor Hugo  --  The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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  • He was a great Runyonesque figure, a trickster hero, who immigrated from Poland when he was a boy and who worked most of his life as a glazier.
    Malcolm Gladwell  --  The Tipping Point
  • —the girl, you know—hasn’t she been to fetch the glazier yet?
    Henrik Ibsen  --  An Enemy of the People
  • "In judging of that tempestuous wind called Euroclydon," says an old writer—of whose works I possess the only copy extant—"it maketh a marvellous difference, whether thou lookest out at it from a glass window where the frost is all on the outside, or whether thou observest it from that sashless window, where the frost is on both sides, and of which the wight Death is the only glazier."
    Herman Melville  --  Moby Dick
  • To lessen the rent, which was then but twenty-four pounds a year, tho’ I have since known it to let for seventy, we took in Thomas Godfrey, a glazier, and his family, who were to pay a considerable part of it to us, and we to board with them.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • Where there should have been an army of carpenters, masons, glaziers, plasterers, and painters, I saw only empty shells of buildings, already falling into disrepair after a few weeks of neglect.
    Laurie Halse Anderson  --  Fever, 1793
  • "Ay, ay, he’s a ’complice you can’t send out o’ the country," said Mr. Crabbe, the glazier, who gathered much news and groped among it dimly.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch

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  • …the question, not having any distinct image of the pedlar as without ear-rings, immediately had an image of him with ear-rings, larger or smaller, as the case might be; and the image was presently taken for a vivid recollection, so that the glazier’s wife, a well-intentioned woman, not given to lying, and whose house was among the cleanest in the village, was ready to declare, as sure as ever she meant to take the sacrament the very next Christmas that was ever coming, that she had…
    George Eliot  --  Silas Marner
  • "Danged if our country down here is worth singing about like that!" continued the glazier, as the Scotchman again melodized with a dying fall, "My ain countree!"
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • Not the blacksmith who opened the lock; nor the glazier who mended the pane; nor the jobber who let the carriage; nor the groom who drove it; nor the butcher who provided the leg of mutton; nor the coals which roasted it; nor the cook who basted it; nor the servants who ate it: and this I am given to understand is not unfrequently the way in which people live elegantly on nothing a year.
    William Makepeace Thackeray  --  Vanity Fair
  • The glazier offered to board up the window with plywood for the time being, and she accepted gratefully.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • With enough coin, we could buy ’prentice glassblowers and glaziers in Myr, bring them north, offer them their freedom for teaching their art to some of our recruits.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
  • He saw Glazier Estabrook standing huge-armed and peaceful in the shade of a nearby tree.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • …the mould of the moulder, the working-knife of the butcher, the ice-saw, and all the work with ice, The work and tools of the rigger, grappler, sail-maker, block-maker, Goods of gutta-percha, papier-mache, colors, brushes, brush-making, glazier’s implements, The veneer and glue-pot, the confectioner’s ornaments, the decanter and glasses, the shears and flat-iron, The awl and knee-strap, the pint measure and quart measure, the counter and stool, the writing-pen of quill or metal,…
    Walt Whitman  --  Leaves of Grass
  • He beckoned to the scarred man and waved to Glazier Estabrook.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • Glazier Estabrook was standing guard, leaning patiently on his rifle.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • Glazier’s got the six hardheads in tow.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • At his elbow: Glazier Estabrook.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • I had hitherto continu’d to board with Godfrey, who lived in part of my house with his wife and children, and had one side of the shop for his glazier’s business, tho’ he worked little, being always absorbed in his mathematics.
    Benjamin Franklin  --  The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • Inside these illuminated holes, at a distance of about three inches, were ranged at this hour, as every passer knew, the ruddy polls of Billy Wills the glazier, Smart the shoemaker, Buzzford the general dealer, and others of a secondary set of worthies, of a grade somewhat below that of the diners at the King’s Arms, each with his yard of clay.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • "But he won’t keep his money, by what I can make out," said the glazier.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
  • "If they come to lawing, and it’s all true as folks say, there’s more to be looked to nor money," said the glazier.
    George Eliot  --  Middlemarch
  • "Glazier," Chamberlain said, "you show these men where to go.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
  • Let’s have it again, stranger," said the glazier, a stout, bucket-headed man, with a white apron rolled up round his waist.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • He hain’t got his second wind yet," said the master glazier.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • Glazier said slowly, around the wet plug, "Now I wouldn’t complain normal, Colonel, only if there’s goin’ to be a fight I got to keep an eye on my cousin.
    Michael Shaara  --  The Killer Angels
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