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workman

[ wurk-muhn ]
/ 藞w蓽rk m蓹n /
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noun, plural work路men.
a man employed or skilled in some form of manual, mechanical, or industrial work.
a male worker.
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Origin of workman

before 900; Middle English werkman,Old English weorcman.See work, man

usage note for workman

See -man.

OTHER WORDS FROM workman

sub路work路man, noun, plural sub路work路men.un路der路work路man, noun, plural un路der路work路men.
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British Dictionary definitions for workman

workman
/ (藞w蓽藧km蓹n) /

noun plural -men
a man who is employed in manual labour or who works an industrial machine
a craftsman of skill as specifieda bad workman
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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