Clockmaker vs Horologist - What's the difference?

clockmaker | horologist |


As nouns the difference between clockmaker and horologist

is that clockmaker is a person who makes clocks while horologist is a person; someone who makes or repairs watches or clocks.

clockmaker

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A person who makes clocks.
  • horologist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person; someone who makes or repairs watches or clocks.
  • Synonyms

    * watchmaker, horologer