the art or skill of a workman or workwoman.
the quality or mode of execution, as of a thing made.
the product or result of labor and skill; work executed.
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How to use workmanship in a sentence
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Although a painful reminder of her loss, she appreciated my respect for the workmanship of the man she loved.It’s not a matter of if. The walls in these houses do talk, through hidden messages. | John Kelly | September 21, 2021 | Washington Post
“One of the great things about couture is that fabulous workmanship and things that you can create,” he said.What’s Haute, What’s Not: The Meaning of Modern Couture | Liza Foreman | July 11, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The workmanship of the materials also sometimes felt a little Japanese.
Many of these pipes are sculptured from the most obdurate stones and display great delicacy of workmanship.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
Many of them however are of rude workmanship and might have been fashioned by some of the tribe unacquainted with pipe-making.Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce | E. R. Billings.
This is often due to a law of nature rather than to imperfection of design or workmanship.The Recent Revolution in Organ Building | George Laing Miller
It was, therefore, more in the construction and workmanship then, that the sign manual was perceptible.Antonio Stradivari | Horace William Petherick
Another detail of the workmanship always attended to by the master himself, was that of the purfling.Antonio Stradivari | Horace William Petherick
British Dictionary definitions for workmanship
the art or skill of a workman
the art or skill with which something is made or executed
the degree of art or skill exhibited in the finished product
the piece of work so produced
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