Synonyms for paperhanger

Grammar : Noun
Spell : pey-per-hang-er
Phonetic Transcription : ˈpeɪ pərˌhæŋ ər

Définition of paperhanger

  • As in counterfeiter : noun forger
Example sentences :
  • Buying rolls of paper at the paperhanger's, she set about papering every closet in the house.
  • Extract from : « The Manxman » by Hall Caine
  • By the time the attic was cleared and the paperhanger at work, she had forgotten the matter.
  • Extract from : « Regiment of Women » by Clemence Dane
  • You can 'ave a pair of paperhanger's tressels and boards for that matter.'
  • Extract from : « The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists » by Robert Tressell
  • Though strictly a paperhanger by trade, he could be plasterer too when he liked.
  • Extract from : « Man and Wife » by Wilkie Collins
  • You have to do so many kinds of work in examples, that it's hard to remember whether you're a farmer or a paperhanger.
  • Extract from : « The Cinder Pond » by Carroll Watson Rankin
  • He was beautifully curved and his black preacher uniform looked as if it had been put on him by a paperhanger.
  • Extract from : « At Good Old Siwash » by George Fitch
  • All of which the paperhanger listened to in thoughtful silence and then told a tale.
  • Extract from : « Leaves from a Field Note-Book » by J. H. Morgan

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