Meaning of “photographer” in the English Dictionary

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"photographer" in British English

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photographernoun [ C ]

uk /fəˈtɒɡ.rə.fər/ us /fəˈtɑː.ɡrə.fɚ/

A2 a person who takes photographs, either as a job or hobby:

a fashion/press/amateur photographer

More examples

  • She's a professional photographer.
  • She was surrounded by a group of admiring photographers.
  • That whole weekend at Cannes Brigitte Bardot was under siege by photographers.
  • press photographers
  • She descended the sweeping staircase into the crowd of photographers and journalists.

(Definition of “photographer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)