modiste[mō dēst′, mô-]
Old-fashioned a person who makes or deals in fashionable clothes, hats, etc. for women
Origin of modisteFrench ; from mode: see mode
One that produces, designs, or deals in women's fashions.
Origin of modisteFrench, from mode, fashion; see mode.
- A person who makes or sells fashionable women's clothing, especially dresses or hats.
From French modiste. Compare modist.