noun, plural trades·men.
Examples from the Web for tradesman
He had not disgraced himself, and no friend or tradesman was the poorer for his rashness.Hard Pressed|Fred M. White
Yet the name of “merchant” and “tradesman” not unfrequently occurs in the descriptions of borough p. 82voters.Recollections of Old Liverpool|A Nonagenarian
At the name of Jacopo, the tradesman dropped the paper and fled.The Bravo|J. Fenimore Cooper
One of these was a small London tradesman whose premises were situated in a remote and quiet back street.British Secret Service During the Great War|Nicholas Everitt
But a tradesman with sword on thigh and very prompt of stroke was not only redoubtable, he had become respectable also.