- a person employed in making mechanical drawings, as of machines, structures, etc.
- a person who draws sketches, plans, or designs.
- an artist exceptionally skilled in drawing: Matisse was a superb draftsman.
- a person who draws up documents.
- draughtsman(def 1).
Origin of draftsman
Examples from the Web for draftsman
Historical Examples of draftsman
Robespierre was the draftsman, and the text of it still remains in his own writing.Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 1 of 3)
You never employed a draftsman of his class to give you plans?The Trial of Charles Random de Berenger, Sir Thomas Cochrane,
William Brodie Gurney
You know, a draftsman always makes his drawing in pencil first.Sixes and Sevens
He is a draftsman for those old skinflints Cartner and Dillson.Probability
Remember, you are a draftsman and are going to outline that figure on the board.Sons and Fathers
Harry Stillwell Edwards