Tinkerer vs Maker - What's the difference?

tinkerer | maker |

As nouns the difference between tinkerer and maker

is that tinkerer is agent noun of tinker; one who tinkers with things while maker is .

As a verb maker is





(en noun)
  • Agent noun of tinker; one who tinkers with things.
  • A meddler.
  • maker



    (en noun)
  • Someone who makes; a person or thing that makes or produces something.
  • (usually, capitalized and preceded by the) God.
  • A poet.
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  • It is refreshing to read how makers find great allies in the past to help them tackle the present. It helps us to see that literature is a conversation across boundaries of nation, century and language.
  • (obsolete, legal) Someone who signs a cheque or promissory note, thereby becoming responsible for payment.
  • Derived terms

    * brushmaker * homemaker * troublemaker * widow-maker


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