What does the word clothier mean?

Usage examples for clothier

  1. This year, in the West of England, I received a similar account, on the authority of a respectable clothier in that quarter, whose testimony can less be questioned, because, in his political opinions, he is adverse, as I understand, to the continuance of the war. – The Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. V. (of 12) by Edmund Burke
  2. Robert will go out with me now, and find a clothier, and bid him send garments here for you to choose from, or if he has none to fit, which may likely enough be, send him to measure you. – At Agincourt by G. A. Henty
  3. Meantime the clothier did not neglect his battered mill. – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë