couturiern. someone who designs clothing.
Syn. -- fashion designer, clothes designer, designer.
Cou`vade"(k`vd"), n. [F., fr. couver. See Covey.] A custom, among certain barbarous tribes, that when a woman gives birth to a child her husband takes to his bed, as if ill.
The world-wide custom of the couvade, where at childbirth the husband undergoes medical treatment, in many cases being put to bed for days.Tylor.
Cou`veuse"(?), n. [F.] (Med.) An incubator for sickly infants, esp. those prematurely born.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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