Craftsman - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkræftsmən|  American pronunciation of the word craftsman
Brit.  |ˈkrɑːf(t)smən|  British pronunciation of the word craftsman

noun

- a professional whose work is consistently of high quality

as an actor he was a consummate craftsman

- a creator of great skill in the manual arts (syn: crafter)
- a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft (syn: artificer, artisan, journeyman)

Examples

Skilled craftsmen carved the enormous mantel.

He is a master craftsman who works with marble.

As a writer he has developed into a true craftsman.

as an actor he was a consummate craftsman

...a master craftsman who makes fine wood furniture of his own designs...

This craftsman can make almost anything out of bamboo.

Word forms

noun
singular: craftsman
plural: craftsmen
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