noun, plural crafts·men.
Origin of craftsman
usage note for craftsman
OTHER WORDS FROM craftsmancrafts·man·like, adjectivecrafts·man·ly, adjectivecrafts·man·ship, noun
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Mr. Bachner found it by wandering through the market and identified a craftsmen here who works in a tiny booth.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Ivory was a treasured material that was worked on by craftsmen of the highest order during the Renaissance ….Prince Harry, Conservationist, Poses Over Body of Dead Water Buffalo He Just Shot|Tom Sykes|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The black-and-white meditative mosaic made by Italian craftsmen revolves around one word: “Imagine.”Catch Beatles Fever! Ten Essential Travel Destinations for Beatlemaniacs|Lonely Planet|January 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The company had only two craftsmen when he acquired it in 1997.Savoir Beds’ Royal State Bed: Just Perfect, If You Have $175,000|Daniel Gross|June 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
We go back to being what we used to be: craftsmen, farmers, artists.
Alone among the craftsmen, hairdressers were allowed to wear the sword like gentlemen.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
The town population are merchants and craftsmen, rarely or never nobles or magnates.English Seamen in the Sixteenth Century|James Anthony Froude
These matters a great number of craftsmen had discussed many times in common, but without result.Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects|Giorgio Vasari
The university was then instituted, and there were many guilds of craftsmen within the walls.Old Continental Towns|Walter M. Gallichan
For a certain man named Demetrius, a silversmith, which made silver shrines for Diana, brought no small gain unto the craftsmen."Granny's Chapters"|Lady Mary Ross