[ krafts-pee-puh l, krahfts- ]
/ ˈkræftsˌpi pəl, ˈkrɑfts- /

plural noun

craftsmen and craftswomen collectively.

Origin of craftspeople

Definition for craftspeople (2 of 2)


[ krafts-pur-suh n, krahfts- ]
/ ˈkræftsˌpɜr sən, ˈkrɑfts- /


a person who practices or is highly skilled in a craft; artisan.

Origin of craftsperson

First recorded in 1970–75; crafts(man) + -person

Usage note

See -person. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019