usage note for workman
OTHER WORDS FROM workmansub·work·man, noun, plural sub·work·men.un·der·work·man, noun, plural un·der·work·men.
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How to use workman in a sentence
They had been formed from civilian workmen in New Deal 1940s America, and they embraced the era’s informal attitudes of blue-collar solidarity and equality.
After all, they were not an attack force, they were a crew of workmen out to do an insane job.
The only sound was from the workmen above handling the ropes and yelling “shweya” — slowly.In the tombs of Saqqara, new discoveries are rewriting ancient Egypt’s history|Sudarsan Raghavan|April 22, 2021|Washington Post
Around it some barefoot workmen were operating power tools without any protective gear.Netflix v Modi and the battle for Indian cinema’s soul|Konstantin Kakaes|March 24, 2021|MIT Technology Review
In the special, Workman plays the old man who, as a cabin boy, watched the pirates bury their treasure.Garfield Television: The Cat Who Saved Primetime Cartoons|Rich Goldstein|November 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of the first, Fanny Bullock Workman, was the daughter of a Massachusetts governor.
For almost a century, women like Workman continued to establish themselves in the sport, but Everest eluded them.
Representative Workman might also consider that moral conduct guides many laws.
If Representative Workman wanted to serve his constituency well, he would look to create jobs for the masses.
Now for the tempering of the Gudgeons, I leave it to the judgment of the Workman; but a word or two of the polishing of it.Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing|Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman
Is a Tailor, that can make a new Coat well, the worse Workman, because he can mend an old one?A Letter from Mr. Cibber to Mr. Pope|Colley Cibber
He was, as has been said, an unusually good workman, consequently his employers had no wish to part with him.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
He hath chosen strong wood, and that will not rot: the skilful workman seeketh how he may set up an idol that may not be moved.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
He was slight, wore a workman's overall suit, and he had a lunch box under his arm.