cobbler

A cobbler is someone who fixes shoes. A cobbler is also a type of fruit pie. Context is everything with this word! If you give a pie a broken shoe, don’t expect results.

Cobblers mend shoes. If your heel is falling off or there’s a rip in your shoe, a cobbler can help you out. These days, people are more likely to buy a new pair of shoes than fix an old one, but cobblers used to be very common. A cobbler is also a delicious pie with rich biscuit dough on top and fruit underneath. Apple cobbler and peach cobbler are extra yummy with ice cream on top.

Primary Meanings of cobbler

1.
n
a person who makes or repairs shoes
2.
n
tall sweetened iced drink of wine or liquor with fruit
3.
n
a pie made of fruit with rich biscuit dough usually only on top of the fruit
Full Definitions of cobbler
1

n a person who makes or repairs shoes

Synonyms:
shoemaker
Types:
boot maker, bootmaker
a maker of boots
Type of:
maker, shaper
a person who makes things
2

n tall sweetened iced drink of wine or liquor with fruit

Type of:
highball
a mixed drink made of alcoholic liquor mixed with water or a carbonated beverage and served in a tall glass
3

n a pie made of fruit with rich biscuit dough usually only on top of the fruit

Synonyms:
deep-dish pie
Type of:
pie
dish baked in pastry-lined pan often with a pastry top

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