noun, plural jour·ney·men.
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Example sentences from the Web for journeyman
Masters, journeymen, and apprentices were ranked one above another, but those of the same grade were equals.Guilds in the Middle Ages|George Renard
I entered Skelton's (the tailor's) shop with the journeymen.Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II|Various
Journeymen traveled to see the work of their craft in other towns.Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed.|S. A. Reilly
At all events, his journeymen could live on what he paid them.
Five of the men dragged the mare to the fire, and began to cut up the carcass as dexterously as any journeymen butchers in Paris.Farewell|Honore de Balzac
British Dictionary definitions for journeyman
noun plural -men
Word Origin for journeyman
Cultural definitions for journeyman
A skilled artisan who works on hire for master artisans rather than for himself.