a person engaged in trade.
a worker skilled in a particular craft; artisan; craftsman.
Chiefly British. a shopkeeper.
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How to use tradesman in a sentence
Digital channels are where our tradesmen and tradeswomen are online, helping drive brand awareness.
Since the onset of the pandemic, Keen Utility, a footwear brand, has nearly doubled its digital paid media investment to serve ads to the tradesmen and women who have been spending more shopping online than in-store in that time.
By investing more in digital channels, the company was aiming to meet the tradesmen and women who typically shop for its shoes and work boots in-store wherever they were spending their time online.
The American forces called out to meet the invaders and defend the capital numbered about 5,500, but most were local militia — farmers and tradesmen with minimal training.
If I'm a small tradesman struggling to see further than the next bill, why should I believe them?
He became the low-born, petty tradesman, using the language of the hands of his jam factory.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol | William J. Locke
A stone mason was employed to engrave the following epitaph on a tradesman's wife: "A virtuous woman is a crown to her husband."The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
The bail, a reputable tradesman, with astonishment declared that he never was in a gaol in his life.The Book of Anecdotes and Budget of Fun; | Various
You will find these two traits in every grade of Scotch life—in tradesman, mechanic, and peasant.Friend Mac Donald | Max O'Rell
Such a thing wouldn't be allowed in the house of a tradesman on the Rue St. Denis!The Seven Cardinal Sins: Envy and Indolence | Eugne Sue
British Dictionary definitions for tradesman
a man engaged in trade, esp a retail dealer
a skilled worker
- tradeswoman, fem n
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